Members Making News

  • 60 CLPHA Members Receive HUD Family Self-Sufficiency Grants

  • Cook County HA Cuts the Ribbon on RAD-Funded Renovations

  • Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Highlights Cook County HA's Successful Smoke-Free Policy Implementation


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For over 35 years, the Council of Large Public Housing Authorities has worked to preserve and improve public and affordable housing through advocacy, research, policy analysis and public education.

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12.20.18 Research, Report
  Housing and health systems need to work together. Public housing authorities (PHAs) are significant providers of housing to those in need, offering the health sector scale and expertise. Little was known about how PHAs worked with the health sector writ large. By surveying PHAs across the...
11.14.18 CLPHA Advocacy, Report
New research from CLPHA and Econsult Solutions shows that PHAs generate and induce multiple streams of economic activity benefitting those who reside in public housing, as well as local employers, governments, and industries. Read more about "The Economic Impact of Public Housing: Ongoing...
11.9.18 News, Members Making News, Innovations, Member Profile
Vancouver Housing Authority Creates and Transforms Affordable Housing with New “Game-Changer” City Fund   Meriwether Place, a Vancouver Housing Authority community built with financing from the City of Vancouver's Affordable Housing Fund.   A strong partnership with local government...

Current Issues

The FY19 Budget & Appropriations process is ongoing. CLPHA will continue to engage in the legislative process and advocate for funding for HUD and for public and affordable housing programs. 


CLPHA members represent the nation’s largest public housing authorities, who together manage nearly 40 percent of all public housing and administer more than a quarter of the Housing Choice Voucher program.

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