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901, 2020

ATTENTION students! Apply to be a Step Up Intern for Summer 2020 with MPHA

January 9th, 2020|Categories: News|Comments Off on ATTENTION students! Apply to be a Step Up Intern for Summer 2020 with MPHA

Attention Students! Apply to be a Step Up Intern for Summer 2020 with MPHA The Step Up application period for 2020 is now OPEN!  Internship applications are due February 10. Apply at www.stepupmpls.org MPHA loves [...]

2711, 2019

MPHA Statement on Today’s Fire at 630 Cedar Avenue

November 27th, 2019|Categories: News|Comments Off on MPHA Statement on Today’s Fire at 630 Cedar Avenue

This has been a shocking and sad day for MPHA, with a high-rise fire that has taken five lives. MPHA is thankful to all of the community members who offered support, food, counseling, and other [...]

2211, 2019

HUD awards MPHA $1.6 million in new vouchers for disabled familes

November 22nd, 2019|Categories: News|Comments Off on HUD awards MPHA $1.6 million in new vouchers for disabled familes

MPHA joined neighboring housing authorities, HUD Midwest Regional Administrator Joe Galvan, and Minnesota Lt. Governor Peggy Flanagan to announce $5.4 million in new housing vouchers for disabled households in Minnesota. Thirty percent of the award [...]

2309, 2019

The power of project-based vouchers!

September 23rd, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , |Comments Off on The power of project-based vouchers!

This month, MPHA officials joined city, state, and nonprofit partners at the grand opening of The Louis, 70 units of affordable family housing built by Aeon in Prospect Park. With MPHA’s $3 million, 20-year commitment [...]

2706, 2019

More than 14,000 households apply for MPHA Section 8 HCV waiting list

June 27th, 2019|Categories: News|Comments Off on More than 14,000 households apply for MPHA Section 8 HCV waiting list

Three largest housing agencies exceed 45,000 total applications When the state’s three largest housing authorities opened their waiting lists for applications earlier this month, they knew the demand would be high. For the Metropolitan Council's [...]

1906, 2019

MPHA Executive Director Russ to lead New York City Housing Authority

June 19th, 2019|Categories: News|Comments Off on MPHA Executive Director Russ to lead New York City Housing Authority

June 19, 2019 MINNEAPOLIS, MN – New York Mayor Bill de Blasio has announced his appointment of Minneapolis Public Housing Authority Executive Director/CEO Greg Russ as the next Chair and CEO of the New [...]

2405, 2019

MPHA board welcomes two new faces, bids farewell to long-serving chair & commissioner

May 24th, 2019|Categories: News|Comments Off on MPHA board welcomes two new faces, bids farewell to long-serving chair & commissioner

At the recent Board of Commissioners meeting, MPHA welcomed a new chair and new commissioner to its governing board and thanked departing members for their years of service to the agency. The new commissioners were [...]