CLPHA supports the nation’s largest and most innovative housing authorities by advocating for the resources and policies they need to solve local housing challenges and create communities of opportunity. We frequently champion our members' issues, needs, and successes on the Hill, at HUD, and in the media. In these arenas CLPHA also advocates for legislation and policies that help our members, and the public and affordable housing industry as a whole, strengthen neighborhoods and improve lives.
Click below for links to congressional testimonies, statements for the record, action alerts, comments to HUD and other federal agencies, and the latest information about CLPHA's multi-pronged housing advocacy.
Comments from CLPHA, Reno & Cavanaugh, PLLC, and the RAD Collaborative on the Rental Assistance Demonstration (“RAD”) Notice Regarding Fair Housing and Civil Rights Requirements and Relocation Requirements Applicable to RAD First Component – Public Housing Conversions dated November 10, 2016.
CLPHA's comments in response HUD's Proposed Housing Choice Voucher Program New Administrative Fee Formula dated July 6, 2016.
CLPHA's comments in response to HUD's Proposed Rule, Establishing a More Effective Fair Market Rent (FMR) System; Using Small Area Fair Market Rents (SAFMRs) in Housing Choice Voucher Program Instead of the Current 50th Percentile FMRs, dated June 16, 2016.
On May 16, 2018 CLPHA submitted comments on HUD’s notice soliciting recommendations for policy and research proposals for MTW expansion.
Joint comments by Council of Large Public Housing Authorities (CLPHA), National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials (NAHRO), Public Housing Authority Directors Association (PHADA), and Reno & Cavanaugh, PLLC on Federal Register notice entitled “