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

 

IN OBSERVANCE OF MEMORIAL DAY, OUR OFFICES WILL BE CLOSED MONDAY, MAY 28, 2018. WE WILL RESUME REGULAR BUSINESS ON TUESDAY, MAY 29, 2018. IF YOU HAVE A MAINTENANCE RELATED EMERGENCY, PLEASE CALL (772) 429-9162.

 

 

Section 8 Landlords - Direct Deposit Agreement

 

Fort Pierce Housing Authority is in the process of converting all landlords to direct deposit for Section 8 HAP payments.  To download the Section 8 Landlord Direct Deposit form, please click on the link below:

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 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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