News Releases & Reports

News Releases & Letters to the Editor

9/21/2018 - CLPHA Membership Stands Ready to Help PHAs & Residents in Aftermath of Hurricane Florence

9/19/2018 - Joint CLPHA, RAD Collaborative Statement in Recognition of 100,000th RAD Conversion Milestone

8/3/2015 - Rep. Maxine Waters' MTW Bill Would Undermine Progress In Meeting The Housing Needs Of Low-Income Families, Seniors and People With Disabilities

7/15/15 - Council of Large Public Housing Authorities Welcomes Obama Administration Initiative To Improve Educational Outcomes For Children In Federally Subsidized Housing Through Expanded Broadband Access

5/20/15 - Council of Large Public Housing Authorities Applauds NYCHA’s “Next Generation” Plan To Preserve Public Housing For Future Residents

9/4/12 - Partnership of Affordable Housing and Lending Organizations Provides Two New Resources for Housing Authorities Interested in Rental Assistance Demonstration

6/6/2012 -- Industry Leaders Oppose HUD Proposal to Cap Housing Authority Executive Salaries

9/20/10 --  HUD Report on MTW Recommends Doubling, Extending Program

4/14/10 ---  CLPHA Highlights Member's Green Work to The Economist

3/23/10 -- Housing Authorities Move Quickly to Put Recovery Act Funds to Work

4/09/09 -- CLPHA Applauds Appointment of Sandra B. Henriquez as Assistant Secretary for Public and Indian Housing 

12/15/08 -- CLPHA Applauds Appointment of Shaun Donovan as HUD Secretary

12/11/08 -- PHAs Build Momentum for Stimulus

12/02/08 -- CLPHA Urges Congress to Increase Public Housing Capital Fund


4/28/10 NYCHA Legislative Briefing



Assessing the Economic Benefits of Public Housing

A first-ever study measuring the economic impact of public housing demonstrates that in addition to its role as an essential part of the housing market, it can make significant contributions to the local economy.

Press Release
Executive Summary
Full Report (PDF)