Oklahoma City Housing Authority
By The numbers
Public Housing Units 2920
Total Units 7660
12.4.23 Members Making News
From KOCO 5 News Oklahoma City: klahoma City addressed the affordable housing crisis with a new approach: converting a motel into supportive housing. The Oklahoma City Housing Authority is using MAPS dollars to do it. It is the first time the city has transformed a motel space into housing for...
Last Friday, HUD announced $7 million in Choice Neighborhoods Planning Grants to 14 communities across the country. Each awardee will receive a $500,000 grant to create a comprehensive neighborhood revitalization plan to redevelop severely distressed public housing, improve outcomes for residents...
4.4.23 Members Making News
From an op ed in The Oklahoman written by Mark Gillett, executive director of the Oklahoma City Housing Authority, and Dan Straughan, Terri White, Jennifer Goodrich: Our city is on the cusp of an investment that will change the lives and futures of thousands of people. Oklahoma City has over...
2.22.23 Members Making News
Rep. Tom Cole, New House Appropriations Committee Vice-Chair and THUD Subcommittee Chair, Visits Oklahoma City Housing Authority
Earlier this month, U.S. Representative Tom Cole (R-OK) visited the Oklahoma City Housing Authority (OCHA). Rep. Cole, who serves as Vice Chairman of the House Appropriations Committee and as Chairman of its Subcommittee on Transportation, Housing and Urban Development and Related Agencies (THUD...
2.7.23 Members Making News
MAPS 4 board approves millions to fight homelessness in Oklahoma City (Oklahoma City Housing Authority)
From ABC 5 News Oklahoma City: Millions of dollars were approved on Thursday to fight homelessness through Oklahoma City's MAPS 4 program. The plan included a partnership with the Oklahoma City Housing Authority to add more than 500 supportive and transitional units, preserve 1,500 public housing...
1.6.23 CLPHA Member Update, Members Making News
CLPHA Members Receive One-Fourth of All Awards HUD announced the award of $24.7 million to 98 PHAs for providing non-elderly persons with disabilities with permanent affordable housing. The assistance will be provided through the Section 811 Mainstream Housing Choice Voucher Program, and...
10.11.22 Members Making News
Science Museum Oklahoma offering mobile after-school program for low-income students (Oklahoma City Housing Authority)
From KFOR News Oklahoma: A popular local museum is now offering after-school programming for students living in low-income housing. Science Museum Oklahoma has entered into a partnership with the Oklahoma City Housing Authority to provide after-school programming for students living in OCHA...
5.4.22 Members Making News
From The Journal Record: The City Council on Tuesday unanimously approved a revised resolution providing $1.25 million to help build one of the largest affordable housing developments in decades. The Oklahoma City Housing Authority and its nonprofit arm, the Community Enhancement Corp., requested...
4.20.22 Members Making News
EARTH DAY 2022: PHAs’ Unique Roles in their Communities Drive Environmental Justice and Racial Equity Efforts
At the first Earth Day celebration in 1970, the focus was on environmental education and protection. 52 years later, the environmental movement understands that the most vulnerable and communities of color are often the first and most affected by climate instability and change. Because public...
4.20.22 Members Making News
Northeast OKC housing development’s construction could begin by fall (Oklahoma City Housing Authority)
From The Journal Record: Construction of an affordable housing development that has been in the planning stages for years could begin by fall if the Oklahoma City Council approves needed funding next week. Phase One of the three-phase Creston Park Neighborhood Affordable Housing Project in...
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The Community Enhancement Corporation (CEC) is soliciting this Request for Proposals (RFP) to assist with evaluation of current permanent supportive housing inventory in Oklahoma City as well as determining needed housing inventory over the next 10 years for individuals and families experiencing...
Posted on 11.17.23
Applications due by 12.20.23
The Oklahoma City Housing Authority (OCHA) is seeking a prime vendor that will take full responsibility for all aspects of OCHA’s website and related hosting. The scope of services should include all software, hardware, and services required to support the implementation, maintenance, and ongoing...
Posted on 11.8.23
Applications due by 12.15.23
The Oklahoma City Housing Authority at 1700 Northeast Fourth Street, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, is requesting proposals for providing assistance in implementation of a strategic plan.
Posted on 11.3.23
Applications due by 12.4.23
The Planning Coordinator will support OCHA and the City in the design, development and submission of its Transformation Plan to HUD by identifing and access existing conditions, issues, stakeholder engagement, develop strategies for housing, people, and neighborhoods.
Posted on 10.6.23
Applications due by 11.15.23
The Oklahoma City Housing Authority (OCHA) is seeking proposals for HUD Choice Neighborhoods Planning Grant Planning Coordinator to assist with the development of a Transformation Plan under the HUD CNI Planning Grant for the Stockyards/Rotary Park Neighborhood in Oklahoma City, OK. For complete...
Posted on 10.2.23
Applications due by 11.15.23
This position is eligible to telework. Individual approval is subject to Personnel Policy requirements. Scope Responsible for coordinating, reporting, management, and compliance for all technical aspects of construction/development projects for the Community Enhancement Corporation, a 501(c)3...
Posted on 9.11.23
Applications due by 11.30.23