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About the Chattanooga Housing Authority

 

The Chattanooga Housing Authority (CHA) opened our doors in 1938 to provide public housing and urban development programs to residents in Chattanooga and Hamilton County.

 

Our organization has a seven-member Board of Commissioners.  Commissioners are appointed by the Mayor of Chattanooga and are appointed to five-year terms.  The Executive Director of the CHA serves as Secretary to the Board and is responsible for our agency.  

 

We employ approximately 140 employees.

 

Contact Information
Main Phone

 

423-752-4893
Main Office Address

Chattanooga Housing Authority
801N Holtzclaw Ave

Chattanooga, TN 37404

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Email/Telephone

 

Executive Director

ed@chahousing.org

 

Human Resources

hr@chahousing.org

 

Public Safety Police Chief

policechief@chahousing.org

Legal Counsel

jkelly@chahousing.org

Tele/Fax: (423) 752-4895

HCVP/Section 8 Director

tcarpenter@chahousing.org

Tele: (423) 752-4833

LIPH/Public Housing Director

msabin@chahousing.org

Tele: (423)752-4164

 

Public Notices

AVAILABILITY OF DRAFT 2023 ANNUAL PLAN


The Chattanooga Housing Authority (CHA) announces the availability of its proposed 2023 Annual Agency Plan for public inspection and comment as of 4:00 PM EDT, Monday, August 1, 2022, at the CHA Central Office at 801 North Holtzclaw Avenue, and on the CHA website at HERE.

The CHA is accepting written comments from the community at large about any facet of the Plan. Written comments may be mailed to: Attn: Annual Plan Comment, c/o Chattanooga Housing Authority Executive Office, 801 North Holtzclaw Avenue, Chattanooga, TN 37404, or by email to ed@chahousing.org. Written comments will be accepted through September 16, 2022.

Copies of the Plan will also be available for review at all CHA development offices, the Office of the Mayor of Chattanooga, the City of Chattanooga Office of Economic & Community Development, and the Bicentennial Library.

A public hearing will be held with CHA's Board of Commissioners on September 27, 2022 at 12:30 p.m. at the CHA's Central Office located at 801 North Holtzclaw Avenue, Chattanooga, TN.    Upon adoption by the CHA Board of Commissioners, the Agency Plan will serve as a business plan for all facets of CHA operations and policy.

 

For additional information, please contact the CHA at (423) 785-8394. Persons requiring assistance due to special needs or language barriers should provide one week's notice by contacting the Chattanooga Housing Authority at (423) 785-8394, TN Relay Services number 711.
 

Meeting of the Board of Commissioners

 

The CHA Board Meets:

Last Tuesday of the Month

12:30 pm

CHA Board Room

WESTSIDE COMMUNITY EVOLVES - Aired 2/25/2021

Overview of the Westside Evolves planning process including a historic look at the community, a summary of results from an extensive community survey and future outcomes of the planning process.

To learn more about the Westside Evolves project, please click on this link www.westsideevolves.com

Pay Your Public Housing Rent Online CLICK HERE

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