Saint Paul Public Housing Agency

Louise Seeba, Executive Director
555 North Wabasha Street
St Paul, MN
(651) 298-5664
(651) 298-5666
About Us

View SPPHA's September 15, 2023 Newsletter

View SPPHA's 2022 Annual Report

Click here to view the Saint Paul Public Housing Authority Fact Sheet 

Click here to view Jon Gutzmann's statement on Fire Sprinklers.

By The numbers

Public Housing Units 418
Vouchers 4929
Total Units 5347


RAD Units 3,855

Latest News

4.9.24 Members Making News
After 36 years at the St. Paul Public Housing Agency, Jon Gutzmann retired from SPPHA on April 5, 2024. In his retirement statement, Mr. Gutzmann said, "This is the most meaningful work of my life.  I have an overwhelming sense of gratitude for having been given this opportunity to serve our...
1.10.23 Members Making News
From Multi-Housing News: CommonBond Communities has broken ground on a 60-unit fully affordable senior housing project, The Lumin, in Saint Paul, Minn. The development team also includes Ryan Cos. as general contractor and Ryan A+E Inc. as civil engineer, while LHB...
3.10.22 Members Making News
From a letter from Saint Paul Public Housing Agency Executive Director Jon Gutzmann: Since the pandemic began, many households have become delinquent in their rent payments.  The St. Paul Public Housing Agency (PHA) recognized this right away and assembled a team of staff members to reach out...
12.16.20 Members Making News
From the St. Paul Public Housng Agency's newsletter: On November 1, 2020, 39 new PBV units came online at Catholic Charities of St. Paul and Minneapolis Dorothy Day Residence, with a 20-year subsidy contract (Housing Assistance Payments; HAP) from the PHA.  Completed in the Fall of 2019,...
2.19.20 Members Making News
From CBS Minnesota: The City of St. Paul and St. Paul Public Schools announced the launch of a ‘Families First Housing Pilot’ on Tuesday. The program will give a $300 monthly rent supplement and housing support services to eligible families in the St. Paul school district for up to three years. “...
1.8.20 Members Making News
On December 31, 2019 HUD announced more than $79 million in Family Self-Sufficiency (FSS) grants to nearly 700 public housing authorities nationwide. FSS grants help public housing authorities hire service coordinators who connect public housing residents with local programs and services with the...
11.22.19 Members Making News, CLPHA Member Update
HUD has announced $99 million in new Mainstream Voucher awards to 285 PHAs including 26 CLPHA members, who received $25.9 million and a combined 2,462 vouchers. CLPHA advocated for larger award amounts in the second competition and we are pleased to see there have been increased allocations of up...
11.14.19 Members Making News
From the Saint Paul Public Housing Agency's newsletter: On Thursday, November 14, 2019 the Saint Paul Public Housing Agency (PHA) will mark the completion of a multi-million dollar upgrade of its Dunedin Terrace public housing development.  The 88 rental units in 22 four-plex townhomes...
10.31.19 Members Making News
From The Star Tribune: More than 3,800 housing units owned by the St. Paul Public Housing Agency are being transferred to a new program that will shore up funding to keep up with repairs. The Public Housing Agency is slated to receive an estimated infusion of $220 million in funding over the...
10.10.19 Members Making News
From the St. Paul Public Housing Agency's newsletter:  On October 3, 2019, the PHA successfully closed its RAD transaction converting 3,855 units to RAD Project-Based Rental Assistance (PBRA).  Under RAD PBRA, the PHA retains full ownership, and will continue to maintain and operate...

Job Openings

Sorry, we have no job openings available at this time. Click the button below to view CLPHA's job board for career opportunities and RFPs in the public and affordable housing industry.

Sorry, this content is only available to members.

If you're a member of CLPHA, please click here to log in.

If you have not created your account, it’s easy to create one. Click here for step-by-step instructions.

You can also click here to watch a webinar site tour that shows CLPHA members how to create website accounts for themselves and provides an overview of the site's functionality.

Otherwise, we invite you to learn more about the many benefits of CLPHA membership.