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Posted on: February 11, 2020

PHA 2020 Five-Year Agency Plan


The Portland Housing Authority has drafted the Five-Year Agency Plan for the fiscal year period starting on July 1, 2021. The public review and comment period for the Five-Year Plan begins on February 12, 2020 and ends on April 2, 2020 with a public heari...

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Posted on: February 27, 2020

PHA Scholarship Accepting Applications

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All subsidized housing recipients in Public Housing or a Section 8 program are eligible to apply to for a PHA Scholarship.  If they are pursuing higher education through accredited programs during the 2020-2021 academic year, they are welcome to ...

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Posted on: January 31, 2020

It's Cold Outside! - How to Avoid Frozen Pipes in Your Home

When current winter weather forecast call for frigid temperature with below freezing temperatures and wind chill factors, water pipes can freeze and cause extensive damage in your home or apartment.  When temperatures drop below freezing, issues ...

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Posted on: January 15, 2020

Neighborhood Volunteering Opportunity

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The Age-Friendly Portland Steering Committee is looking for volunteers to shovel snow for an elderly neighbor this winter. Volunteers are needed in all Portland neighborhoods. Volunteers are asked to shovel the steps and a path from the front door to the ...

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Posted on: February 18, 2020

PHA featured in Affordable Housing News

The Portland Housing Authority was featured in an article in the Winter 2019 Issue of Affordable Housing News, highlighting the Agency’s innovative implementation of programs funded by HUD (US Department of Housing and Urban Development). &n...

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Posted on: December 1, 2019

Discover EmPowerMe!

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EmPowerMe provides pathways towards family stability, financial empowerment, and life coaching.  Services are available to Public Housing residents and Housing Choice Voucher holders. 

The program covers the life areas of family, money, c...

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Posted on: February 24, 2020

PHA Scholarship Application

The PHA Scholarship is open to residents of Portland Housing Authority Public Housing and Housing Choice Voucher holders and their family members. 


  • A current, legal, Portland Housing Authority public housing or Section 8 housing vouche...
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