Office of Mayor William Peduto
Housing Authority, City of Pittsburgh (HACP)


The Housing Authority of the City of Pittsburgh is a municipal corporation charged with providing decent, affordable housing for low-income persons. The Authority is governed by a seven-member Board of Directors which establishes goals, approves policy and budgets, and provides general direction to the HACP Executive Staff.

Governing Documents

  • Pittsburgh Code Title One, Article IX, Chapter 179:
    • Council by Ordinance 338 approved August 26, 1937, authorized creation of the Housing Authority pursuant to the Housing Authority Law, Act 265 of May 28, 1937, P.L. 955, as amended (35 P.S. Sec. 1541et seq.)

Appointment Guidelines

Seven members

  • 5 appointed by the Mayor of Pittsburgh; confirmed by City Council
  • 2 appointed by the Mayor of Pittsburgh without City Council approval


  • Valerie McDonald-Roberts, Chair
    • Term Expires 4/30/2016
  • Janet Evans
    • Term Expires 9/30/2019
  • Reverend Ricky Burgess
    • Term Expires 4/30/2015  
  • Enid Miller
    • Term Expires 3/26/2020
  • Peter Robert Kaplan
    • Term Expires 3/26/2020
  • Leroy Morgan
    • Term Expires 12/31/2018

Residency Requirements

  • Must be a City of Pittsburgh resident
  • Two members must be residents of HACP communities
  • No more than one member may hold public office




Contact Information

  • Phone: 412-456-5000,
  • TTY: 412-201-5385
  • Office Hours: Monday-Friday, 8 AM-5 PM



The Office of Mayor William Peduto
512 City County Building, 414 Grant Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15219
Phone: 412-255-2626

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