EHA News and Updates

Five Site-Based Project Based Voucher Waiting Lists Opening December 11, 2017
November 29, 2017
The Everett Housing Authority (EHA) will open five (5) site-based Project Based Voucher waiting lists to applicants for EHA-owned properties: Bakerview Apartments, Grandview Homes, Pineview Homes, Wiggums Park Place Apartments, and Broadway Plaza Apartments.  Applications will be accepted from those who meet EHA’s Local Preference: Displaced Baker Heights... Read More ››
Amendment to 2017-18 Agency Annual Plan
October 9, 2017
The Everett Housing Authority is seeking to grant a preference on certain Project Based Voucher waiting lists, effective December 1, 2017, for applicants who will be displaced as a result of the disposition of Baker Heights.  This proposed change to admissions policy is considered a significant amendment to the current Agency Annual Plan, and as such, is subject to the same approval requirements per HUD regulation.  The proposed amendment to the Annual Plan is now available for review and comment from the public.  Click HERE to view it.  Comments on the amended Plan may be sent via mail to:  Everett Housing Authority, Attn. Chris Neblett... Read More ››
Join us for a Landscaping Equipment Surplus Sale!
August 10, 2017
The Everett Housing Authority will be hosting a Landscaping Equipment Surplus Sale on Friday, August 18, 2017 and Saturday, August 19, 2017 from 8 AM to 12 Noon (NO EARLY SALES). The equipment includes lawnmowers, weedwhackers, a John Deere tractor, and other miscellaneous lawn and garage equipment all at various pricing. The surplus sale is located at 2802 14th St, off of Poplar in Everett, WA.  Please utilize the embedded map below for directions.  Please also note:  All material must be removed from EHA property the day of the sale. Buyer is responsible for all loading, removal and transportation costs. Full payment to be made prior to removal of any material from EHA property. Property is sold "AS IS” and "WITH ALL... Read More ››
Construction Project Invitation to Bid: Unit Remodels
May 30, 2017
Construction Project Invitation to Bid: Unit Remodels Estimate $9,100,000.00 Bids due June 26, 2017 2017-17   Wiggums Park Place is an 80-unit housing complex consisting of 17 buildings that were initially built in the early 1970’s. It consists of a common building and a combination of 1-bedroom, 2-bedroom, and 3-bedroom units that are arranged in four-plexes and eight-plexes.   The Work of Project is defined by the Contract Documents and includes but is not limited to: Accessibility improvements at select units Installation of washers and dryers into units complete with revised framing, finishing, plumbing and electrical. Improvements to crawlspaces ... Read More ››
Main Office Hours Changing on May 1, 2017
April 26, 2017
Colby office hours are changing! Beginning May 1, 2017 our main office, located at 3107 Colby Avenue in downtown Everett, will be open to the general public Monday through Thursday from 9:00am to 12:00pm, closed for a one hour lunch break, and will reopen from 1:00pm to 4:00pm. The office will be closed to the general public on Fridays. We will now offer appointments to our clients from 7:00am until 5:00pm Monday through Thursday and throughout the day on Fridays dependent on staff availability. We hope this change provides our clients greater flexibility in meeting with our staff and the opportunity for our staff to work flexible schedules!
Senator Maria Cantwell Visits Meadows Apartments
April 20, 2017
This week Senator Maria Cantwell and her staff visited Everett Housing Authority's Meadows Apartments. The Everett Housing Authority was privileged to engage in a round table discussion with partner organizations and Senator Cantwell regarding the importance of affordable housing and the tax credit program. Senator Cantwell was also able to speak with a couple of residents about their positive experiences during the tax credit syndication and renovation process recently completed at the Meadows. These residents shared how wonderful EHA staff were during the construction and relocation process and repeatedly praised the EHA Relocation Team. To learn more about the Senator's visit, please follow... Read More ››
Everett Housing Authority’s Draft Annual Plan Available for Review
January 2017
Everett Housing Authority’s draft Annual Plan effective July 1, 2017 is available for public review and comment.  This includes Section 8 policy changes, in the form of proposed revisions to the HCV Administrative Plan, effective May 1, 2017.  Please click here.   Written comments on either document may be submitted to Chris Neblett via regular mail or emailed to chrisn@evha.org.  The review period for both documents will conclude with a public hearing conducted by EHA’s Board of Commissioners.  This public hearing will take place at EHA’s main office at 3107 Colby Avenue in Everett on Monday, February 27, beginning at 12:30 p.m.  Disabled persons needing... Read More ››
HUD Disclosure of Personally-Identifiable Information of Public Housing Residents
November 2016
Recently the Everett Housing Authority received notification from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development that, due to HUD error, some resident personal information was made publicly available on the (HUD) website, www.hud.gov. The information included the individual's last name, the public housing building code, and last four of their Social Security Number for approximately 428,828 public housing residents. These residents will be notified by HUD and offered free credit monitoring services for one year. HUD deeply regrets this error. As a result of this incident HUD has explained that affected residents will begin receiving the official notification by US mail on or around Monday, November 14, 2016.  The Everett Housing... Read More ››
Public Meeting Announcement
October 25, 2016
Everett Housing Authority Notice of Public Meeting Resident Population Mixes for Bakerview and Broadway Plaza Notice is hereby given that on Thursday, November 10, 2016 the Everett Housing Authority will hold a public meeting to discuss policies and goals for the resident populations for Bakerview and Broadway Plaza. The public meeting will be held: Thursday, November 10, 2016 6:30pm-8:30pm Bakerview Community Center Large Hall 1401 Poplar Street Everett, WA 98201 Everett Housing Authority will discuss the changes in population at the two properties and proposed efforts to continue to serve both... Read More ››
We Are Hiring!
June 7, 2017
Please visit our Current Openings page to learn more and to apply!

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