New York City Housing Authority
By The numbers
Public Housing Units 176647
Total Units 276622
3.5.20 Members Making News
Clear Channels, Safe Residents: Pilot Program Coordinates Incident Response (New York City Housing Authority)
From the New York City Housing Authority's NYCHANOW newsletter: To improve the way it manages wide-scale incidents, NYCHA’s Office of Emergency Management (OEM) launched a six-month pilot program based on NYC’s Incident Command System, which employs on-call field coordinators to...
3.4.20 Members Making News, Awards/Grants
On February 27, HUD announced $36 million in funding awards to public housing authorities and other grantees through the agency’s Resident Opportunities and Self-Sufficiency-Service Coordinators program (ROSS-SC). The awards will allow grantees to hire or retain service coordinators who help...
2.19.20 Members Making News
NYCHA Designates Development Partners to Repair and Preserve over 5,900 Affordable Apartments in Manhattan and Brooklyn
From the New York City Housing Authority's press release: Today, the New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA) announced the selection of five development teams that will partner with the Authority under the Permanent Affordability Commitment Together (PACT) program to preserve 5,908 units in...
2.19.20 Members Making News
From amNewYork: New York City Housing Authority officials launched an updated version of their MyNYCHA app Wednesday that will allow users to get notifications about maintenance in their building, pay rent and file maintenance reports with ease. The updated app lets users opt in to receive push...
2.5.20 Members Making News
From the What’s The [DATA] Point? Podcast website: Six months is the time the New York City Housing Authority has to develop a reorganization plan. New NYCHA Chair & CEO Greg Russ headlined a Citizens Budget Commission event to discuss working with the federal monitor to facilitate change...
1.22.20 Members Making News
Breaking Ground in Brooklyn: New Affordable Housing Development Rises on Van Dyke Houses Campus (New York City Housing Authority)
From the New York City Housing Authority's NYCHANOW newsletter: Construction has begun on Van Dyke III, a building on the campus of Van Dyke Houses that will bring 180 affordable apartments to the Brownsville, Brooklyn, community. “Every apartment will be reserved for low-income households, with...
1.9.20 Members Making News
LGBT Affordable Senior Housing Opens in Brooklyn (New York City Housing Authority, NYC Department of Housing Preservation & Development)
From Multi-Housing News: New York State’s first LGBT-friendly affordable elder housing featuring 145 units has opened in Fort Greene, Brooklyn. Dubbed Stonewall House to mark the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Uprising in Manhattan that spurred the beginning of the national movement...
1.8.20 Members Making News
On December 31, 2019 HUD announced more than $79 million in Family Self-Sufficiency (FSS) grants to nearly 700 public housing authorities nationwide. FSS grants help public housing authorities hire service coordinators who connect public housing residents with local programs and services with the...
12.18.19 In The News
Following the devastating November fire at the Minneapolis Public Housing Authority’s (MPHA) Cedar High apartments, Minneapolis’s Star Tribune reported on the chronic federal underfunding of public housing that contributes to the massive, nationwide capital needs backlog at public housing...
11.14.19 Members Making News
Giving New Life to a Wall: Restoring a Civil Rights Mural at Astoria Houses (New York City Housing Authority)
From the New York City Housing Authority's NYCHANOW employee newsletter: The community came together to breathe new life into a mural at the entrance of the senior center at Astoria Houses in Queens. The mural, which was created in 1981, depicts Martin Luther King Jr. delivering his monumental “I...
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The Policy Analyst will provide support for NYCHA’s Intergovernmental Relations Department, specifically the state policy and legislative work in support of the Authority. The Policy Analyst will be charged with working with elected officials, executive and state agencies, residents, and community...
Posted on 9.27.19
Applications due by 10.18.19