Jackson Housing Authority
To provide quality housing and supporting services for low and moderate income persons, which promote upward mobility and a better standard of living.
ADDRESS: 125 Preston Street, Jackson, Tennessee, 38301
OFFICE HOURS: Monday thru Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
THE SECTION 8 HCV WAITING LIST IS CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE
Jackson Housing Authority offices will be closed for the following holidays:
Independence Day – July 3, 2015
Labor Day – September 7, 2015
Jackson Housing Authority (JHA) was organized and chartered in 1939 pursuant to the Housing Authorities Law of Tennessee. JHA is a public non-profit corporation which provides low-rent public housing, Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV), and the Community Development programs as its primary activities. JHA is governed by a five-member Board of Commissioners appointed by the Mayor to staggered five-year terms. The Executive Director serves as Secretary to the Board and has the responsibility for the administration of the agency, pursuant to Board policy.
Jackson Housing Authority does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, religion, marital status, familial status, national origin, age, pregnancy, disability, ancestry, gender identity or sexual orientation in the access to, admission into, or employment in, housing programs or activities.
EQUAL HOUSING OPPORTUNITY