Chicago Housing Authority
By The numbers
Public Housing Units 21491
Total Units 76267
6.9.21 Members Making News
From Multi-Housing News: The U.S. is short more than 7 million homes for extremely low-income renters, according to the National Low Income Housing Coalition. And this gap, calculated using data from the 2019 American Community Survey, has only grown over the past year due to the economic...
3.10.21 Members Making News
Bringing the COVID-19 vaccine directly to public housing senior residents is a great idea (Chicago Housing Authority, Housing Authority of Cook County)
From the Chicago Sun Times: A couple of weeks ago, I wrote about the need for government officials to make it easier especially for older people to access vaccine appointments, the online competition being unworkable for many of them. That’s before you even get to mobility issues. One...
From the Chicago Crusader: Representatives from prominent corporate organizations – including RSM, BMO Harris, Rush University Medical Center and Art Institute of Chicago – networked virtually with 70 Chicago Housing Authority college students Wednesday to discuss career opportunities at “Take...
1.13.21 Members Making News
CHA brings holiday smiles to thousands of families throughout city, delivering over 2,000 gifts, 19,000 care packages (Chicago Housing Authority)
From Chicago Crusader: Over the last several weeks, the Chicago Housing Authority help- ed to make a happier holiday season for thousands of its families, thanks to its sponsors and employees. “We would like to thank our partners, who helped deliver more than 2,000 gifts to CHA children, and over...
12.16.20 Members Making News
From WBEZ Chicago: Ms. B’s Kitchen and Catering in the North Lawndale neighborhood sells Chicago-style favorites like pizza puffs. On other days of the week, owner Tawanda Stange cooks comfort food, everything from pot roast to oxtails to gumbo. Her Sunday Soul Food menu includes baked chicken,...
12.16.20 Members Making News
Logan Square LGBTQ-Friendly Affordable Housing Complex Now Open On Milwaukee Avenue (Chicago Housing Authority)
From Block Club Chicago: A long-planned affordable housing complex marketed toward LGBTQ people has opened in Logan Square — about 18 months later than originally planned. The John Pennycuff Memorial Apartments at 2033 N. Milwaukee Ave. brings 41 affordable housing units and 47 Chicago...
12.2.20 Members Making News
From the Chicago Crusader: More than 1,000 property owners, managers, brokers, investors and other real estate professionals took part in a week of learning, networking and sharing best practices at the Chicago Housing Authority’s first-ever virtual Owner Symposium last week, dubbed “Symposium...
11.5.20 Members Making News, Awards/Grants
Pair of Co-Located Library and Senior Housing Developments by Evergreen Real Estate Group and Chicago Housing Authority Earn Awards
From MultifamilyBiz: Evergreen Real Estate Group today announced that two co-located library and senior housing developments the firm completed last year have won the 2020 Library Building Awards from the American Institute of Architects and American Library Association. Built in partnership with...
11.5.20 Members Making News
Photo Story: CHA and Operation Warm team-up to give winter coats to kids (Chicago Housing Authority)
From the Chicago Tribune: About 7,500 children in Chicago public housing will be gifted a free winter coat this week at the Credit Union 1 Arena on the city’s Near West Side as part of the Chicago Housing Authority’s partnership with Operation Warm, a national non-profit that distributes new coats...
10.7.20 Members Making News
Mayor Lightfoot Joins Chicago Housing Authority (CHA), Alderman Harris, State Senator Sims and MR Properties LLC For the Grand Opening of The Montclare Senior Residences of Calumet Heights
From the Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot's press release: Mayor Lori E. Lightfoot, Chicago Housing Authority (CHA) CEO Tracey Scott, , Alderman Michelle A Harris (8th Ward), Senator Elgie Sims (17th District), and other local and regional leaders today joined MR Properties, LLC for the grand...
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The Deputy Chief Housing Officer for HCV, Compliance and Operations supports the Chief HCV Officer in overseeing the day to day operations and management of the HCV program. CHA strives to be a national model for HCV that effectively enhances housing choices for low-income families in diverse...
Posted on 6.15.20
Applications due by 7.15.20