Emergency Housing and Assistance Programs

December 1, 2022

If you are facing the possibility of homelessness or require transitional housing, HUD partners can assist you in creating a long-term plan and provide you with access to resources for success. Below are links and phone numbers for emergency housing in Charleston, SC. Resources : Subsidized Information Packet - Rental Assistance & Social Services Homeownership

NOTICE OF TELEPHONIC PUBLIC HEARING

October 26, 2023

Notice is hereby given by the Housing Authority of the City of Charleston (the “Housing Authority”) to all interested persons that a public hearing will be held regarding the proposed issuance by the Housing Authority of its Multifamily Housing Revenue Notes or Bonds (Esau Jenkins Village) (the “Bonds”), in the maximum principal amount of $12,000,000. 

Educational video for Public Housing Residents on the Process of RAD

June 29, 2022

Residents, Learn more about the Rental Assistant Demonstration (RAD). Watch this video from HUD explaining the importance of RAD and how it will affect you. [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9bedPX6i5Rg[/embed]

We’re Hiring! Maintenance Technician

July 31, 2023

Maintenance Technician positions are available - apply now! Employment Application for CHA Maintenance Technician I – $17.16 Maintenance Technician II – $19.03 -Background Check Required -Drug screen Required -Maintenance: 2 years (Preferred) -Full-Time Required Email Us: info@chacity.org Call Us: (843) 720-3970

NOTICE OF FINDING OF NO SIGNIFICANT IMPACT AND NOTICE OF INTENT TO REQUEST RELEASE OF FUNDS

September 28, 2023

These notices shall satisfy two separate but related procedural requirements for activities to be undertaken by The Housing Authority of the City of Charleston, SC.   REQUEST FOR RELEASE OF FUNDS On or about October 23, 2023, The City of Charleston will authorize the Housing Authority of the City of Charleston to submit a request

PUBLIC NOTICE FOR NEW GRIEVANCE HEARING OFFICERS

August 25, 2023

TO ALL PUBLIC HOUSING AND HOUSING CHOICE VOUCHER PARTICIPANTS Informal Hearing and Grievance Hearing Officers Update In efforts to improve our hearing processes, the Housing Authority has partnered with the Charleston School of Law to allow second and third year law students to complete their pro bono certification at the Housing Authority. The law students

Admission and Continued Occupancy Plan

May 31, 2023

The Housing Authority of the City of Charleston proposes the following changes to the Admission and Continued Occupancy Plan. Pursuant to 24 CFR Part 10, the Agency must provide the public with notice of the proposed changes and the opportunity to comment. The public comment period will last 30 days from the date of posting.

PROHIBITED LIST OF PERSONS

November 18, 2020

Housing Authority of the City of Charleston PROCESS & APPEALS FOR PROHIBITED PERSONS LIST CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE PROHIBITED PERSONS LIST - 2022 CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE INSTRUCTIONS FOR BANNED PERSON APPEALS   Any person (citizen, resident, police officer or Housing Authority staff member) can request or recommend that a person be placed on the Housing Authority of the City of Charleston’s

Pet Ownership Policy Update – Disabled and Elderly

November 18, 2020

To All Public Housing and Housing Choice Voucher Participants Pet Ownership Policy Update – Disabled and Elderly There have been revisions in relation to Assistance Animals. Click here to download the document: PET OWNERSHIP POLICY (ELDERLY/DISABLED RESIDENTS)

Charleston Housing Authority’s Smoke Free Policy

November 18, 2020

Please read through the following links for information about going smoke free and the Charleston Housing Authority's policies regarding smoking. Charleston Housing Authority’s Smoke Free Policy Charleston Residents Want Smoke-free Housing Policies American Lung Association - Freedom From Smoking 5 reasons we are adopting a no smoking policy Smoke-Free Housing Notification UPDATED CHA No Smoking Policy Secondhand