2019 PHADA Scholarship Program

Click here to download 2019 PHADA Scholarship Application.  Please note: The PHA must submit the application to PHADA.  Applications are due to the PHA by Friday, January 4, 2019.  The PHA will review and submit up to two applications to PHADA by January 25, 2019.    

Notice of Public Hearing - PHA Agency Plan

The Saint Paul Public Housing Agency (PHA) has drafted an Agency Plan for its Fiscal Year 2020 (beginning 4/1/2019) and amendments to its Agency Plan for the current year, in consultation with a Resident Advisory Board.  A public hearing will be held on Tuesday, November 13, 2018, 4:00 - 5:30 p.m. at 325 Laurel Avenue (Neill Hi-Rise), Saint Paul, MN.

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PHA Board Meeting

The next regular business meeting will be held on November 28, 2018 at 9:00 A.M.  The PHA Board Meetings are held at the Central Administrative Office in the Boardroom on the fourth floor. 

St. Paul PHA Public Housing Waiting Lists Closing October 1, 2018

Beginning October 1, 2018 and until further notice, the St. Paul Public Housing Agency (PHA) will stop accepting applications for its public housing program.  Effective on this date, the PHA will not be accepting applications for any bedroom size.  

All applications received prior to October 1st will be processed according to the PHA’s approved policies.  The policies include admission preferences for persons who live, work or attend school in the City of St. Paul, or who have been accepted for work or school in St. Paul; and for veterans, members of the armed services and their dependents.

The PHA will announce in advance when the waiting list will reopen for new applications.

Click here for more information about waiting list closing. 

Informational Notice to Residents about Possible Changes in Public Housing Programs; Rental Assistance Demonstration - RAD Program; Information Meeting Schedule. RAD Information Notice

Funding for the Public Housing Program is decreasing, at the same time public housing properties are aging and in need of many expensive repairs or improvements.  The PHA is in the process of exploring options for more stable funding sources.  At the same time, the PHA is also exploring ways to reduce costs. 

Click here to view notice  

Click here to view RAD Power Point presentation 

Section 8/Housing Choice Voucher Landlord Orientation

Landlord orientation is a free one-hour session that provides both prospective and existing landlords an introduction to how Section 8 works in St. Paul. The sessions are held at the Central Administrative Office on the third floor. The next orientation will take place on Wednesday December 9 at 9:00 a.m. Register by e-mailing Programs Manager Dominic Mitchell at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., or by telephone at (651) 292-6191.
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Rent Payments

Beginning June 1, 2015 the PHA will no longer accept rent payments at our Central Administrative Office. Rent payments may be paid by mail or online.
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Top 5 Reasons for Eviction

This flyer lists the top five reasons public housing residents get evicted. More >