Public Notice of Closing the Waiting List: On May 31, 2019, the BCACHA will close the waiting list for its high-rise Public Housing and Section 8 New Construction properties designated for the elderly and disabled. To learn more about the closing of the waiting list, please check here.
Boise City / Ada County Housing Authorities
Through an array of programs and services, Boise City/Ada County Housing Authorities provide affordable housing-related assistance to over 2,600 individuals and families every month, serving people with low and moderate incomes throughout our city and county. We welcome you to our new website where we hope to answer your questions, providing you with a greater understanding of the scope and innovation of the programs we provide.
On May 31, 2019, the BCACHA will close the waiting list for its high-rise Public Housing and Section 8 New Construction properties designated for the elderly and disabled. These properties consist of studio, one bedroom and two bedroom apartments. All applications must be completed and returned to the BCACHA office, or postmarked before May 31, … Read More
The Boise City and Ada County Housing Authorities (BCACHA) have developed drafts of the Public Housing Agency (PHA) Annual Plan and Five Year Capital Fund Plan in compliance with the Quality Housing and Work Responsibility Act of 1998. A copy will be available for review at the BCACHA’s office located at 1001 S. Orchard St. … Read More
The Boise City Housing Authority invites sealed bids from qualified contractors for the Shoreline South Reroof Project at Shoreline Plaza South – 675 S. 13th Street, Boise, ID 83702. The Work of the Project is defined by the Contract Documents and includes, but is not limited to, the following: The removal of existing built-up roofing … Read More
BCACHA is launching a strategic planning process that will outline its goals for the next five years. The agency is requesting proposals from consultants to facilitate the process. If interested, please review the RFP here (BCACHA Strategic Planning RFP) and submit your proposal as requested.
The impact of the partial government shutdown on housing programs through the Boise City / Ada County Housing Authorities:
The Boise City and Ada County Housing Authorities remain open during the government shutdown and will continue to provide all services as planned for our participants, employees, and vendors. As you may know, a government shutdown occurred on Saturday December 22nd due to Congress’ inability to approve a federal budget or to extend the Continuing … Read More
The Boise City Housing Authority invites sealed bids from qualified contractors for the Shoreline North Elevated Walkway Project at Shoreline North – 617 S. 13th Street, Boise, ID 83702. The work consists of: Structural bracing of elevated walkways and topping/resurfacing of the concrete walkways. Shoreline Plaza North Project documents: Shoreline_North_Bid_Packet Shoreline_North_Structural_Plans Shoreline_North_Structural_Calculations
On January 15, 2019, the Boise City / Ada County Housing Authorities will close the waiting list for its scattered site Public Housing properties. Scattered site public housing consists of two bedroom and three bedroom homes. All applications must be completed and returned to the BCACHA office, or postmarked by January 15, 2019, to be … Read More
Twin sisters at Homedale High School recently decided on their Senior Project, a requirement for graduation that will benefit the community. They decided to help the new residents of New Path Community Housing in Boise, residents who will soon be moving into Idaho’s first “housing first” community. These residents will be coming out of homelessness … Read More
The Boise City and Ada County Housing Authorities are pleased to announce that the agencies have been awarded additional Housing Choice Vouchers to provide permanent affordable housing to non-elderly persons with disabilities. The housing assistance announced today is provided through the HUD’s Section 811 Mainstream Housing Choice Voucher Program which provides funding to assist non-elderly … Read More
Boise City/Ada County Housing Authorities (BCACHA) will begin accepting pre-applications for placement on the Low Rent Public Housing and Multifamily waiting lists as of Monday, August 20, 2018. Applications to determine preliminary eligibility will be available to the public on August 20 at the Boise City/Ada County Housing Authorities’ office; 1001 S Orchard Street, Boise. … Read More