History

house4The Fort Pierce Housing Authority has been providing affordable housing to low income families in Fort Pierce, Florida since its inception in 1959.

  • 1937
    The United States Housing Act of 1937 sets public housing policy. It is the first federal legislation dealing directly with housing for low-income and disadvantaged people.

 

  • 1959
    The Fort Pierce Housing Authority is established.

 

  • 1974
    Congress passes the Housing and Community Development Act of 1974 to create the Section 8 Program.

 

  • 1976
    HUD institutes Performance Funding Subsidy with operating subsidies for federal development based on performance of local authority.

 

  • 1981
    Housing and Community Development Act of 1981 establishes new rent levels of 30 percent of resident’s income for public housing.

 

  • 2007
    The Section 8 Voucher Reform Act (SEVRA), was introduced in the House of Representatives to reform Section 8 of the United States Housing Act of 1937.
 
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Holiday Schedule

 

OUR OFFICES WILL BE CLOSING ON FRIDAY, DECEMBER 15, 2017
AT 11:15 AM.

WE WILL RESUME
REGULAR BUSINESS ON
MONDAY, DECEMBER 18, 2017
AT 8:00 AM.

IF YOU HAVE A MAINTENANCE RELATED EMERGENCY,
PLEASE CALL (772) 429-9162.

THANK YOU.

 

 

FPHA Board Meeting

  

Regular Board Meetings of the Board of Commissioners:

 

• 2nd Thursday of each month

• 4:30 p.m.

• Housing Authority’s Board Room, 511 Orange Ave., Ft. Pierce, FL 34950

• R.S.V.P.: (772) 429-6427

• To appeal any decision made by the Board, please call our office at the telephone number listed above to obtain a verbatim record of the decision for which the appeal is to be based.

  

UPDATED NOTICE

• Board Meetings: December 14, 2017 cancelled and January 11, 2018 rescheduled to January 18, 2018 @ 4:30 pm in the Housing Authority’s Board Room, 511 Orange Ave., Ft. Pierce, FL 34950. Please RSVP: (772) 429-6427. To appeal any decision made by the Board, please call (772) 429-6427 to obtain a verbatim record of the decision for which the appeal is to be based.

• PHADA 2018 Commissioners’ Conference: Three Board Members will be attending, January 7-11, 2018, in San Diego, CA.

 

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Contact FPHA

 Corporate Headquarters

511 Orange Avenue
Fort Pierce, Florida 34950

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Hours of Operation
Monday - Thursday 8am - 5pm

Friday 8am-2pm

 

 (772) 461-7281

 

  Public Housing Maintenance

 (772) 461-6016

After Hours Emergency Maintenance

  (772) 429-9162

 

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