CHA is committed to addressing the needs of its residents and providing more effective services in order to increase their potential for long-term economic success and a sustained high quality of life.
CHA is committed to providing landlords and property owners the training, expertise and knowledge necessary to ensure all of Chicago’s neighborhoods are safe, decent and sustainable.
CHA is pleased to do business with technically proficient and innovative companies. To ensure the integrity of the procurement process, each contract is analyzed by separate Procurement Teams. These individuals explore and implement best practice standards for procuring goods and services for the agency.
CHA is committed to providing information in an efficient and transparent manner and its Department of Communications & Marketing encourages an open dialogue between the agency, residents, media, community and the general public.
Mayor Emanuel, Acting CEO Jones and HUD Secretary Julian Castro Open Revitalized Park Boulevard
CHA operates almost 10,000 senior units across the City of Chicago and focuses on providing our seniors with a high quality of life.
CHA is building and renovating properties all across Chicago.
Family Housing is our traditional public housing buildings that have been renovated as part of the Plan for Transformation.
Our mixed-income properties bring economic diversity to the forefront by providing opportunities for public housing, affordable housing and market-rate residents to live in the same developments.
CHA provides housing to more than 50,000 families and individuals in Chicago and has a variety of opportunities available to help residents along their path toward self-sufficiency.
CHA has a large senior population and is committed to providing them with quality housing and services that range from health and well being to social gatherings.
CHA has played a key part in the history of Chicago, between the politicians and bureaucrats who ran the organization to the individuals who grew up in it's apartments.
We host a number of holiday events for CHA youth throughout the holiday season in partnership with the Chicago Bulls, White Sox and many other organizations.
CHA staff and their families participate in the annual Bud Billiken Parade on King Drive in Bronzeville.
CHA sends over 100 youth off to college across the nation during its annual Take Flight College Reception.
Plan Forward is CHA’s strategic initiative that helps to build strong, vibrant neighborhoods throughout the City of Chicago.
Photos of various Chicago Housing Authority developments since 1937.