PHA Looks To Auction Off Dozens Of Properties To Potential InvestorsThe properties, part of PHA's scattered sites inventory, are mostly boarded up shells or empty lots.
PHA Issues Smoking Ban On Many PropertiesThe Philadelphia Housing Authority will no longer allow smoking outside of designated areas in their public housing developments.
Philadelphia Housing Authority Opens New Complex In Strawberry MansionIt’s the first housing construction project the agency has done in more than three years.
Property Seizures, Relocations Expected From PHA's North Philly PlanThe Philadelphia Housing Authority wants to demolish two blighted, high-rise towers in the neighborhood known as Sharswood, and put up townhomes in their place.
Advocates Say Philadelphia's Disabled Population Far Outstripping Available Public Housing The head of the Philadelphia Housing Authority says the need for public housing for the disabled far exceeds the supply, and he is calling on local lawmakers to do more.
PHA Breaks Ground On New Low-Income Housing ComplexPhiladelphia Housing Authority officials have broken ground on a low-rise affordable housing complex in Germantown.
New Apartments Coming To Strawberry Mansion, Kicking Off PHA Building BoomThe Philadelphia Housing Authority has broken ground for its first project in more than two years.
Tentative Agreement To Settle Federal Lawsuit By Former PHA Head Against Agency The nasty legal fight between fired Philadelphia Housing Authority Executive Director Carl Greene and the agency is over. They're settling out of court, and will present it to a judge on Monday.
Philadelphia Housing Authority Plans To Hire New Officers To Patrol DevelopmentsFor the first time in 10 years, the Philadelphia Housing Authority plans to hire 50 new police officers to patrol it's developments.
Interim PHA Director Speaks On Michael Kelly's Affair Departed Philadelphia Housing Authority Director Michael Kelly has acknowledged having an affair with one of his employees, just days after abruptly leaving the public housing agency.
Michael Kelly Resigns From Philadelphia Housing Authority After Turning It AroundMichael Kelly had been New York City's public housing director when federal officials brought him to Philadelphia eighteen months ago, after the ouster of Carl Greene.