City of Cambridge Offering $75 Debit Cards at Vaccine Clinic on Dec. 15
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VIDEO: CHA Service Coordinator Addresses Food Insecurity for Senior Population at LBJ Apartments
Diane Sicheri is a Service Coordinator at the Cambridge Housing Authority who is going above and beyond the duties of her role to address food insecurity for the residents she serves, a gesture she attributes to her upbringing from being around her grandparents. Click ‘play’ on the video below to learn more.
Happy Holidays from the Cambridge Housing Authority
The Cambridge Housing Authority wishes all a happy holiday season, and is thankful for its incredible residents, employees, partners, and stakeholders who support the agency to develop and manage safe, good quality, affordable, low-income housing while promoting citizenship, community and self-reliance.
Meet Alan, CHA’s New Face at the Central Office Reception Desk
If you’ve recently stopped by the CHA Central Office, you may have noticed a friendly new presence at the reception desk on the third floor. Hailing from Boston’s South End, Alan Kelly is the CHA’s new Associate Leasing Officer and is proud to bring a customer service first mentality to the role. Prior to the CHA, Alan had career stops … Read More
The Music Man: New Millers River Resident Feels ‘Safe’ and ‘At Home’
From Celebrating Millers River: As a lifelong musician, patience to conduct a masterpiece has become second nature for one of Millers River’s newest residents, Lewis West, after a near-decade wait on the CHA waiting list to land a coveted unit in the now completely modernized property in East Cambridge. Originally from Florida, West has lived in Cambridge since 1997 after … Read More
VIDEO: Millers River Resident is First to View New Common Space Mural, Reacts
Minutes after the installation of a new indoor mural at CHA’s newly modernized Millers River Apartments, building resident, James Quinn, is among the first to see the art piece and react. The mural was created by artist Katie Todaro of Glam Dusty Studios. For more CHA original videos, click here to visit the agency’s official YouTube channel.
CHA Employees Reflect on Hispanic Heritage Month 2022
John Brennan | Property Manager “I am Irish-American. I think if you want to get to know a culture, you start with the food. My first introduction to Hispanic food was in the early 2000’s. A buddy of mine was having a family party. Here I was introduced to fried plantains and the Dominican version of beef stew. Needless to say, … Read More
CHA Welcomes 200+ Attendees to Celebrate the Revitalization of Millers River Apartments
On Thursday, September 29, 2022, the Cambridge Housing Authority welcomed more than 200 attendees to its Revitalization of Millers River ribbon cutting marking the end of construction to modernize the property. The event brought many familiar faces together who worked hard or were in support of this project to celebrate alongside the building’s residents. CHA Executive Director, Michael J. Johnston, … Read More
Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley Stops by CHA; Visits Manning Apartments
Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley made her return visit to the Cambridge Housing Authority, this time, bringing coffee to residents at Manning Apartments in Central Square and providing key updates, while answering questions from those who attended. Among attendees were building residents, building staff, and members of the CHA Central Office located up the street from the property. Since taking office on … Read More