A recently passed amendment has broadened the eligibility criteria for the Minor Critical Emergency Home Repair Program! It now no longer requires homes to have a resident of at least 62 years of age, and allows applications from residents that are family members of the owner of their property.

To learn more about this program please follow this link, and learn if you are eligible. Please contact the Housing and Community Development Department Call Center at: 832.394.6200
This Saturday there will be a chance to have ice cream with local Law Enforcement Officers!
  • Saturday, September 10th, 2016, 10-5 pm, Del's Ice Cream, 803 Quitman St., Houston, TX 77009
If you live in the Melrose Park Area there is a proposed water rate increase that may apply to you.

PUBLIC MEETING (9/12/16): Briefing on the Housing Assistance Program
Community leaders are invited for a briefing of the eligibility requirements and a walkthrough of the application process. For one week – from Monday, Sept. 19, through Sunday, Sept. 25, 2016 – the Houston Housing Authority will for the first time in four years accept online applications to get onto the wait list for the Houston Choice Voucher Program, formerly known as Section 8. Come learn about the program and help us get the word out. RSVP at bgage@housingforhouston.com.
  • Monday, September 12, 2 pm, Houston Housing Authority, 2640 Fountain View Dr., Houston, TX 77057.

  • This presentation will also be broadcast live on HTV at 2pm.