Job Opening: Grounds Maintenance

February 25, 2019By Ann UpchurchNews

Boise City / Ada County Housing Authorities are accepting applications for the position of Grounds Maintenance. The successful applicant will perform manual work in the grounds maintenance of buildings and facilities, show general knowledge of landscaping and grounds maintenance, the ability to safely operate power equipment, and the ability to perform related work as required. … Read More

The impact of the partial government shutdown on housing programs through the Boise City / Ada County Housing Authorities:

January 24, 2019By Ann UpchurchNews

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

Invitation for Bid – Shoreline North Elevated Walkway Project

January 2, 2019By Ron BarstowNews

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  

Public Notice of Closing the Waiting List

December 31, 2018By Ann UpchurchNews

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

HUD Awards BCACHA with Mainstream Housing Choice Vouchers

September 5, 2018By Ann UpchurchNews

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

Low Rent Public Housing and Multifamily Waiting Lists Opening August 20, 2018

August 9, 2018By Ann UpchurchNews

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; 1276 W River Street, Suite … Read More

Request for Proposals (RFP) for VASH Program

August 9, 2018By Ann UpchurchNews

The Boise City Housing Authority (BCHA) is seeking proposals from Owners and/or Developers for Project-Based Vouchers (PBV) available under the HUD Veterans Affairs Supportive Housing (VASH) Program. Responses to this Request for Proposals will be accepted beginning August 2, 2018, and will be due no later than September 3, 2018 by 6:00 pm. For more … Read More

Draft: PHA 5-Year and Annual Plan Review

May 25, 2018By Ron BarstowNews

The 5-Year and Annual PHA Plans provide a ready source for interested parties to locate basic PHA policies, rules, and requirements concerning the PHA’s operations, programs, and services, and informs HUD, families served by the PHA and members of the public of the PHA’s mission, goals, and objectives for serving the needs of low income, … Read More

Veterans Affairs Supportive Housing (HUD-VASH) Program

March 21, 2018By Ron BarstowNews

The Boise City/Ada County Housing Authority (BCACHA) is committed to administering rental assistance programs to effectively address the housing needs of low-income families. Since 2008, BCACHA has administered the Veterans Affairs Supportive Housing (HUD-VASH) Program in partnership with our local Veterans Administration office.  The VASH Program provides rental assistance to homeless Veterans and their families … Read More