PUBLIC NOTICE: Housing Choice Voucher (Section 8) Waiting List Opening
The Boise City / Ada County Housing Authorities (BCACHA) are now accepting pre-applications for placement on the Housing Choice Voucher (Section 8) waiting list. Pre-applications will be accepted online beginning Monday, July 15, 2019 through Friday, September 6, 2019. For more information click here. You may submit your pre-application for the HCV waiting list by clicking the link below.
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.
The Boise City/Ada County Housing Authority has an immediate opening for a full time Administrative Clerical Assistant. The principal function of an employee in this class is to perform a variety of administrative and clerical support functions for the maintenance department. The Administrative Clerical Assistant supports the work order system for all Authority owned properties … Read More
The Boise City/Ada County Housing Authority is seeking an Administrative Support Specialist. Duties will include answering incoming calls and providing general program information and requirements, greeting clients, tenant accounts receivable and rent rolls, collections, maintaining spreadsheets. In addition this position will provide clerical support to the various departments within the Housing Authorities. Basic bookkeeping, spreadsheet … Read More
PUBLIC NOTICE The Boise City / Ada County Housing Authorities (BCACHA) will begin accepting pre-applications for placement on the Housing Choice voucher (Section 8) waiting list. Pre-applications will be accepted online at www.bcacha.org beginning Monday, July 15, 2019 through Friday, September 6, 2019. No pre-applications will be accepted after this registration period. After September 6, 2019, a … Read More
Kate Talerico recently published an article in The Idaho Statesman regarding the status of the Sandhill Crane affordable housing development. As her article explains, two years ago, Boise approved 50 affordable market-rate apartments off Whitewater Park Boulevard. These apartments have not been built. Her article explains one of the main reasons why. You can read … Read More
On May 31, 2019, the BCACHA closed 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 needed to 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