Starting Monday, March 16 all Housing Authority offices will be closed to the public until further notice. This is in response to the Governor's emergency declaration for government agencies to take proactive measures to decrease the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus. We will keep you advised of when the offices will reopen via this website. If you need to contact the Housing Authority during the time we are closed to the public, please call (425) 258-9222. Your call will be returned as soon as possible.

EHA News and Updates

Construction at Baker Heights Legacy
April 28, 2021
Baker Heights Legacy, located on the 1400 blocks of Fir, Larch, and Pine streets, is scheduled to commence construction on the week of May 3rd, 2021.  The construction schedule is estimated to be approximately 20 months. We will provide updates at major milestone events to keep the community apprised of progress.“
Request for Proposals: Section 8 Project-Based Voucher Program
May 11, 2021
Everett Housing Authority Request for Proposals Section 8 Project-Based Voucher Program   The Everett Housing Authority (EHA) creates affordable housing, fosters healthy communities where households thrive, and replaces systemic racism with equity for all. EHA is seeking to provide up to 30 project-based vouchers. The units that receive project-based vouchers must specifically be made available to house individuals and families who meet the definition of homeless under section 103 of the McKinney Vento Homeless Assistance Act (42 U.S.C. 11302).  EHA is seeking proposals for newly constructed housing. To be eligible, construction must not begin on... Read More ››
EHA partners on equitable approach to vaccinate elderly residents for COVID-19
March 12, 2021
COVID vaccinations are being offered to elderly residents with low incomes at Everett Housing Authority (EHA) properties in Everett and Snohomish County through on-site mobile clinics. The Snohomish County Vaccine Taskforce, local fire departments, and EHA are partnering to offer on-site mobile clinics in EHA senior apartment buildings. Fire Department Emergency Medical Services workers are administering the vaccinations in the community rooms of the apartment buildings. This effort was highlighted in the Lynnwood Times. Nearly 650 EHA residents have been fully vaccinated through on-site mobile clinics. Fire Department EMS workers have also administered... Read More ››
Baker Heights Community Input Meetings
April 5, 2021
The Everett Housing Authority, in partnership with GGLO Architects, has completed two of three public meetings on planning for the future of the Baker Heights neighborhood. Below are links to recordings of first two meetings. The deadline to complete the survey has been extended to April 12th. Input from surveys will be incorporated by GGLO in their design concepts.   Tuesday, February 23, 2021, 6:00 pm Recording of 2/23 Baker Heights Master Planning meeting: https://vimeo.com/518213785 Baker Heights Master Planning Survey: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/LP6VBSC Baker Heights Master Planning Game:... Read More ››
EVERETT HOUSING AUTHORITY'S 2021-22 DRAFT ANNUAL PLAN AVAILABLE FOR REVIEW
January 7, 2021
Everett Housing Authority’s proposed PHA Annual Plan effective July 1, 2021 is available for public review and comment.  Click HERE to view the draft Annual Plan.  Written comments on the draft Plan may be submitted by mail (Everett Housing Authority, PO Box 1547, Everett, WA 98206, Attn:  Chris Neblett), or via email to chrisn@evha.org.  The Housing Authority’s Board of Commissioners will hold a public hearing by video conference and telephone to receive public comments on the proposed PHA Annual Plan on Monday, February 22, 2021, at 12:15 PM.  Participants can join the meeting via Zoom videoconference by... Read More ››
Resident Advisory Board Meeting on EHA’s Annual Plan for 2021-22
November 17, 2020
Resident Advisory Board Meeting on EHA’s Annual Plan for 2021-22  December 9, 2020 -- 6 to 7:30 P.M. Everett Housing Authority (EHA) invites Voucher Program and Public Housing participants to join the Resident Advisory Board (RAB)!  EHA is developing its Annual Plan that will be effective July 1, 2021, and it needs the RAB’s input as part of that process.  The RAB’s role is to provide comment on activities and policy initiatives EHA will be pursuing in order to achieve its 5 Year Goals and Objectives, and to recommend any other areas of focus or specific activities to include in the Annual Plan.  The meeting is optional, but your voice is important.  Please consider attending!      ... Read More ››
MTW Draft Plan – Comment Period and Public Hearing
November 19, 2020
Your Voice Matters! We Need Your Input on our Moving to Work Application   Everett Housing Authority (EHA) is applying to be part of a demonstration program that will allow us to make some changes to our programs to better serve our community and be more efficient.  The program is called MTW (Moving to Work).  It is important that as we consider making changes, we hear from the people that we serve.  We need your feedback on what is working well and your ideas for ways that we can serve you better.  Part of MTW would include a new rent policy that would encourage households to increase their income. Other changes could include improvements to our current programs or new programs or services.  You can... Read More ››
Public Hearing on Draft PHA Plans
September 16, 2020
Public Hearing on Draft PHA Plans   A hearing to receive public comment on the proposed 2020-21 PHA Annual Plan and second version of the 2020-24 PHA 5 Year Plan will be held at 12:30 PM on Monday, September 28, 2020.  This hearing will be part of a special Board of Commissioners meeting and will be conducted remotely via Zoom videoconference as an emergency measure to decrease the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus.  Please use the following information to access the hearing:   To login using your computer’s audio, please click on this link:  ... Read More ››
Everett Housing Authority’s Draft PHA Plans Available for Review
July 23, 2020
HUD has advised an Annual Public Housing Agency Plan for the period effective July 1, 2020 is required in addition to the Five Year Plan submitted previously.  The proposed Annual Plan and a second version of the Five Year Plan are now available for public review and comment.  Click HERE to review the draft Annual Plan.  Click HERE to review the draft v02 of the 5 Year Plan. Written comments on the draft Plans may be submitted by mail (Everett Housing Authority, Attn. Chris Neblett, P.O Box 1547, Everett, WA 98206-1547); or via email to... Read More ››
Letter to the Community from Our Executive Director
June 24, 2020
Letter to the Community from Our Executive Director Dear Everett Community,   Over the past few weeks, I have wrestled with what to say in the context of the death of George Floyd and the scourge of systemic racism. I realize that as a Black person who grew up under Apartheid in South Africa, I don’t have the same experience that other people of color have. As the Executive Director of the Everett Housing Authority, I have struggled to separate my own pain from my responsibility to lead and speak. However, it is vital to allow some of the names of those who have died speak to you as you read their names:   George Floyd.  Breonna Taylor.  Ahmaud Arbery.  Botham Jean.  Trayvon Martin.  Michael Brown.... Read More ››

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