Public Housing Authority, Minneapolis (MPHA)

http://www.mphaonline.org/

Purpose

Provides well-managed, high-quality housing for eligible families and individuals; to increase the supply of affordable rental housing in the metropolitan area; and to assist public housing residents in realizing their personal goals for economic independence and self-sufficiency.

Meeting Schedule

Once a month

Department

None

Phone

612-342-1400 (MPHA office)

Membership

9

Appointment Process

The Mayor, with Council approval, appoints the Chairperson plus four other members. (One of the Mayor's appointments must be a resident of public housing managed by the MPHA and classified as high-rise housing.) The Council appoints four members, subject to the Mayor's veto. (One of the Council appointments must be a resident of public housing managed by the MPHA and classified as family non high-rise housing.) All appointments are made using the Citys open appointment process

Term of Appointment

3 years

Compensation

$55 per meeting, not to exceed $5,000 a year

Residency Requirement

Yes, Reside or Work in Minneapolis


Last updated Oct. 24, 2011