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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FPHA Board Meetings

  

Unless notified otherwise, The Housing Authority of the City of Fort Pierce, Florida (FPHA) Board of Commissioners Regular Board Meetings (including the February Annual Board Meeting) are held on the 2nd Thursday of each month in FPHA’s Board Room, 511 Orange Ave., Ft. Pierce, FL 34950 at 4:30 p.m.
Unless notified otherwise, Fort Pierce Housing, Inc. (FPHI) Board of Directors Regular Board Meetings are held quarterly (March, June, September and December) on the 2nd Thursday of said month with the Annual Board Meeting being held on the 2nd Thursday of February. FPHI’s Board Meetings occur upon FPHA’s Board Meeting adjournment and are held in FPHA’s Board Room.
The purpose of the meeting(s) is to conduct business as the Board deems necessary.
To appeal any decision made by the Board(s), 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.
If you wish to attend, please R.S.V.P. (772) 429-6427.
Please contact our office if you have any questions.

 

 

 

Business Schedule

 

 OUR OFFICES WILL BE CLOSED ON FRIDAY, JULY 27, 2018. WE WILL RESUME REGULAR BUSINESS ON MONDAY, JULY 30, 2018.

 

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

 

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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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