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

  • 7 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




Fourth Thursday of each month, except August and holidays.

Meeting Schedule

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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