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MPHA Draft FY2017 MTW Plan & Supporting Documents for Public Review

(IMPORTANT UPDATE TO THIS POST: The documents below have been submitted and approved since this post was created. Find the latest versions of all policies on our "Policies and Publications" page.) Minneapolis Public Housing Authority (MPHA) has developed its Draft 2017 Annual Moving To Work (MTW) Plan in compliance with HUD's Amended and Restated Moving To Work [...]

By | 2016-11-04T16:06:47+00:00 August 1st, 2016|News|Comments Off on MPHA Draft FY2017 MTW Plan & Supporting Documents for Public Review

MPHA Executive Director/CEO Cora McCorvey to Retire

After nearly 40 years of public service including 25 years as Executive Director/CEO of the Minneapolis Public Housing Authority (MPHA), Cora McCorvey announced her plans to retire effective February 10, 2017.  "My decision to retire was difficult.  My sense of loss for a position and an Agency that I love and for which I continue [...]

By | 2016-11-10T20:01:52+00:00 May 5th, 2016|News|Comments Off on MPHA Executive Director/CEO Cora McCorvey to Retire

MPHA Created Affordable Housing Since 2005

At the January 27, 2016 Board meeting there was a question regarding the amount of new public and low income housing MPHA has created.  Between 2005 and 2016, through its Public Housing and Section 8 Housing Programs, MPHA has been responsible for creating 157 new public housing units and 424 affordable housing opportunities under its [...]

By | 2016-02-09T20:39:28+00:00 February 9th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on MPHA Created Affordable Housing Since 2005

STEP-UP Application Time is Here!

The STEP-UP application season is upon us once again! The online application to the 2016 program is available NOW. The application deadline is Friday, February 5, 2016 at midnight. Youth ages 14-21 who live in Minneapolis may apply. The link to the STEP UP web page. Click on "Apply to STEP UP" to apply. Look [...]

By | 2015-12-08T20:50:48+00:00 December 8th, 2015|News|Comments Off on STEP-UP Application Time is Here!

MPHA Amends its FY2015 Moving To Work Plan

The Minneapolis Public Housing Authority is amending its FY2015 Annual Moving To Work Plan because it was a successful applicant in the Rental Assistance Demonstration(RAD). As a result, the Minneapolis Public Housing Authority will be converting its 200 unit AMP 8 Heritage Park project to Project Based Rental Assistance. There will be a public hearing [...]

By | 2015-10-26T15:04:57+00:00 October 26th, 2015|News|Comments Off on MPHA Amends its FY2015 Moving To Work Plan

MPHA Recognized and Rewarded for its Energy Efficiency Efforts

During the June 24th Minneapolis Public Housing Authority (MPHA) Board of Commissioners meeting, Todd Berryman of CenterPoint Energy (center) presented MPHA Deputy Executive Director of Facilities and Development, Emilio Bettaglio (right) and Senior Project Manager, Tim Gaetz (left) with a rebate check for $24,500 for the Agency's recent installation of variable frequency drives (VFDs). In [...]

By | 2015-07-09T21:30:43+00:00 July 9th, 2015|News|Comments Off on MPHA Recognized and Rewarded for its Energy Efficiency Efforts

MPHA’s Lease-to-Own Program

The Lease-to-Own Program Waiting List is currently OPEN Minneapolis Public Housing Authority’s Moving to Work, Lease-to-Own Program is an initiative that permits qualifying families (1 to 4 person households) to rent a 2-bedroom new construction townhome with commitment to purchase within five years. Minimum Criteria To meet the Minimum Criteria the Pre-applicant Family must: Have [...]

By | 2017-06-16T21:41:27+00:00 July 31st, 2014|News|0 Comments

MPHA Wins Five Prestigious NAHRO Awards of Merit

Minneapolis Public Housing Authority (MPHA) has been chosen as a winner of five prestigious National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials (NAHRO) Awards of Merit for its community revitalization work and resident service initiatives. MPHA Executive Director/CEO, Cora McCorvey, traveled to Denver, Colorado on July 17, 2013 to receive the awards. The Awards [...]

By | 2017-06-16T21:41:27+00:00 September 4th, 2013|News|0 Comments

Family Waiting List for 3, 4, and 5-bedroom units opens on 3rd Wednesday of each month

The Minneapolis Public Housing Authority (MPHA) accepts applications for families that qualify for a three bedroom or larger unit on the third Wednesday of each month from 7:00 a.m. (CST) until 10:00 p.m. (CST).  Waitlist applications must be submitted online during this time period.  MPHA will not accept paper applications. The following link will lead you [...]

By | 2017-06-16T21:41:27+00:00 May 20th, 2013|News|0 Comments
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