Aggregate results and an executive summary from CHA are now available.
This Way Ahead is a rigorous, work readiness training program for youth between the ages of 16 and 24. Through a partnership with Gap Inc., Cambridge Housing Authority offers intensive customer service workshops led by program coordinators who teach basic employment skills, as well as skills specific to the retail environment. Participants receive a modest stipend for participating in the workshops series.
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
RELATED TO APPLICATIONS TO CONVERT
UNITS TO PROJECT-BASED VOUCHERS THROUGH A DISPOSITION PROCESS UNDER SECTION 18 OF
THE UNITED STATES HOUSING ACT OF 1937 (AS AMENDED)
Beginning October 3, 2016 at 10:00 AM, Cambridge Housing Authority (CHA) will be accepting online pre-applications for the Housing Choice Voucher (HCV/Section 8) Program waitlist for both Tenant-Based (Mobile) and Project-Based vouchers.
The Boston Housing Authority and Cambridge Housing Authority have met to explore the benefits of seeking Regional Moving To Work (MTW) designation for low-income families and seniors in our community.
UPDATE-2/11/2016--ADDITIONAL CHA RESPONSE TO PUBLIC COMMENTS
CHA offices will be closed on Thursday and Friday November 26th and 27th in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday.
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julián Castro was in Cambridge on Tuesday, July 7, 2015 to tour with Cambridge Housing Authority (CHA) at Newtowne Court and Washington Elms.
CHA's DRAFT FY15 Annual Report
The Rental Assistance Program is Working in Greater Boston
Gregory P. Russ' outgoing message as President of the Public Housing Authorities Directors Association (PHADA) - May 6, 2015
CHA announces RAD conversion of 952 Public Housing Units
This Way Ahead (TWA), a partnership between Gap Inc., and Cambridge Housing Authority, is a rigorous, 10 month customer service and work readiness training program for Cambridge and Boston Public Housing residents aged 15-21.
CHA finalizes its Administrative Plan (Part II) for Rental Assistance Demonstration (RAD) Developments
Cambridge Housing Authority Announces Conversion of first 441 Units of Public Housing Under HUD’s Rental Assistance Demonstration
CHA Board Adopts Part II of the Administrative Plan for the Federal Housing Choice Voucher Program
CHA responds to the Boston Globe article "‘Area Four’ residents live in the shadow of the future" published on November 23, 2013
CHA will close its Family and Elderly Public Housing Wait Lists effective January 1, 2015
CHA's Board of Commissionners adopts the revised Admissions and Continued Occupancy Policy (ACOP)
CHA's Board of Commissioners, at its September 10, 2014 Board Meeting approved of the revisions to the Lease and ACOP
The Corporation for Enterprise Development (CFED) August 2014 CFED's "Policy From the Field"