Interested individuals must submit their application by 5 PM on July 15th.
Members are appointed by the BOCC for staggered terms of 4 years each.
Peninsula Housing Authority Board of Commissioners
Why You’re Needed: Your help is needed to provide insight, policy, and advocacy for generating more affordable housing opportunities for low-income community members including the disabled and elderly.
Peninsula Housing Authority is a special purpose government agency addressing housing in both Clallam and Jefferson Counties. They own and manage hundreds of rental units in both counties from Forks to Port Hadlock, operate a self-help homeownership program, and administer the region’s Section 8 housing choice voucher program. Board members are responsible for establishing policy for the public housing program including personnel, occupancy, lease, grievance, and rent collection.
Meeting Schedule: 3rd Wednesday of each month at 1:00 pm. Currently held online. Normally held in a variety of locations around the Peninsula.
How To Apply: Download the Application or pick one up in their office in the Clallam County Courthouse, 223 E. Fourth St., Suite 4, Port Angeles.
For more information contact [email protected] or call 360-417-2233
Currently members are discussing how the board can better support PHA clients in bringing their concerns to the board. They are also working on approval of the 5 year plan for submission to the Department of Housing and Urban Development.
• Have the ability to listen to diverse viewpoints.
• Interest in and experience with developing housing policy.
• Connection to our local network of community safety net services.
• There is an opening for a Clallam County Resident.
Clallam County, named after the Klallam word for “the strong people”, has approximately 75,000 residents with women making up 50.64% of the population and 54% of the workforce. Community members give their time through elected positions and 35 volunteer boards or commissions.