Stuart Housing Authority

Special District Accountability Program

Official List of Special Districts

Housing Authority of the City of Stuart, Florida is an active dependent Special District.

General Information

Full Legal Name: Housing Authority of the City of Stuart, Florida                              

Public Purpose: To provide/administer decent, safe, and sanitary housing
Boundaries/Service Area: Martin County, Florida

Services Provided: Subsidized Housing Programs
Charter/Creation Document: 
Resolution Number 296 (Housing Authority Number 1) and Resolution Number 297 (Housing Authority Number 2) (PDF)

Statute under which the Special District Operates: Florida Statute 189 & Florida Statute 421

Date Established: March 11, 1942, per Resolutions 296 & 297

Establishing Entity: The City of Stuart, Florida

General Contact Information


Mailing Address: 611 SE Church Street, Stuart, FL 34994


◦Telephone Number: 772-287-0496

◦ Fax Number: 772-287-4084

Office Hours:  Monday – Thursday: 8:00 am – 4:00 pm (Closed: 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm)

  Friday: 8:00 am – 1:00 pm

◦Emergency After-Hours Number: 772-284-1350

◦TDD Numbers: 7-1-1 or (800) 955-8771                                        


Registered Agent/Office: Rosetta Washington, Executive Director, 611 SE Church Street, Stuart, FL 34994

Contact Information for Each Governing Body Member

Name/Term for Governing Body:  


Vice-Chair Pearlie Clark 

  • Term Expires: 05/21/2025


Chairperson Martha Mosley: 

  • Term Expires: 05/21/2024


Commissioner Lilly Williams: 

  • Term Expires: 05/21/2024 


Commissioner Deborah Langston 

  • Term Expires: 05/21/2027


Commissioner Barbara Dotson

  • Term Expires: 05/21/2027


      Commissioner Jennie Davis 

  • Term Expires: 05/21/2026

Commissioner  (TBD)                   

  • Term Expires:     



Official Address for Governing Body: 611 SE Church Street, Stuart, FL 34994 

Official Email for Governing Body: 

Appointing Authority: The City of Stuart, Florida

 Revenue Information


All Taxes, Fees, Assessments or Charges Imposed and Collected: See Below

Rates or Amounts for Current Fiscal Year: See Below

Statutory Authority for the Levy of the Tax, Fee, Assessment or Charge: See Below

Martin County Tax Collector  

  • Affordable: $818.00

City of Stuart, Florida

  • PILOT: $17,785.03


General Financial Information


Fiscal Year Period: April 1st through March 31st

Annual Financial Report: Per Florida Statute 218.32(e), Housing Authorities created under Chapter 421 are not required to submit an Annual Financial Report to the Department of Financial Services

Audit Report Fiscal Year End: March 31, 2023


Budget Information

Tentative Budgets: 

Stuart-Conv-Budget 2025 Draft

Stuart-Sec8-Budget 2025 Draft

Stuart-Affordable-Budget 2025 Draft


Final Adopted Budgets: Click Here

Budget Amendments: None 


Meeting Information

Housing Authority of  the City of Stuart, Florida 
611 SE Church Street, Stuart, Florida 34994
(772) 287-0496   Fax: (772) 287-4084  TDD: 7-1-1 or (800) 955-8771 


Regular Public Meeting Schedule: Unless notified otherwise, the Housing Authority of the City of Stuart, Florida Board of Commissioners regular board meetings (including the February annual board meeting) are typically held:


            *10:30 am

*Last Tuesday of the Month: February, April, June, August, October and December

*Housing Authority of the City of Stuart, Florida

 611 SE Church Street

 Stuart, FL. 34994


If you wish to attend, either in person or electronically, please contact our office at the telephone number above for further instructions and to RSVP. The public is welcome to speak during the public forum and time limits will apply. Speakers must register prior to the public forum. The registration form is available at the entrance of the meeting room or via our website 


While there will be physical quorum present, the meetings will be accessible as follows:



  • If you desire to dial in using your phone, please call 305-224-1968 and follow prompts.


  • Meeting ID: 547 737 1443; Passcode: 511.


The purpose of the meetings is to conduct business as the board deems necessary. The board meeting packets will be available in advance and during the meeting by visiting our website:


All proceedings before the boards are electronically recorded. Any person who decides to appeal any decision made by the board with respect to any matter considered at a meeting, will need a record of the proceedings, and that, for such purpose, may need to ensure that a verbatim record of the proceedings be made, which record will include the testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is to be based. A copy of the tape or minutes of the board meeting may be obtained, at the requester’s expense, by contacting our office, (772) 287-0496.   


In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act and Section 286.26, Florida Statutes, persons with disabilities needing special accommodations to participate should contact, (772) 287-0496, at least 48 hours prior to the time of the scheduled meeting. 


If you have any questions, please contact our office.

Publication of Notices: TCN Newspapers (St. Lucie News Tribune, Stuart News, The Indian River Press Journal, and

Ethics Information


Code of Ethics: SHA Code of Ethics and Standards of Conduct

Florida Commission on Ethics: Generally Applicable Ethics Provisions

Retirement System Information – If Applicable, Defined Benefit Retirement System or Plan Information (excluding the Florida Retirement System), as Required by Section 112,664, Florida Statutes 

Not Applicable 

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