Category: Press Releases

  • Rosefield Village Grand Opening — September 2022

    Rosefield Village Grand Opening — September 2022

    On Thursday, September 15th, community members along with the project development team, funders,  AHA staff, residents, and Board of Commissioners came together to celebrate the Grand Opening of the new affordable housing community Rosefield Village.

  • Housing Trust Fund – January 2022

    Housing Trust Fund – January 2022

    The California Department of Housing and Community Development held a competitive “Notice of Funding Availability” in July 2021 to provide $57 million in matching grants to Local Housing Trust Funds established by cities and counties.

  • 1628 Webster Street – July 2022

    1628 Webster Street – July 2022

    The Housing Authority of the City of Alameda (AHA) has negotiated a purchase and sale agreement of the hotel (Hawthorn Suites) at 1628 Webster Street. A physical needs assessment has been completed and the goal is to adapt the existing building (Hawthorn Suites) into affordable housing (50 Studio apartments)

  • 2021 Emergency Housing Vouchers – June 2021

    2021 Emergency Housing Vouchers – June 2021

    Over 70,000 vouchers were granted to public housing authorities across the country via the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021, which was approved by the Federal Government and is administered by the Department of Housing and UrbanDevelopment (HUD). The Housing Authority of the City of Alameda (AHA) is set to receive 57 of those Emergency […]

  • AUSD and AHA Complete Purchase and Sale Agreement for 2615 Eagle Avenue – March 2022

    AUSD and AHA Complete Purchase and Sale Agreement for 2615 Eagle Avenue – March 2022

    In a small ceremony at Alameda Unified School District’s central office today, AUSD and the Housing Authority of the City of Alameda (AHA) completed the transfer of the property at 2615 Eagle Avenue. The transfer paves the way for a new affordable housing development on the island.

  • AHA granted Admission to Moving to Work National Demonstration Program – February 2022

    AHA granted Admission to Moving to Work National Demonstration Program – February 2022

    On January 27th, 2022, the Housing Authority of the City of Alameda (AHA) was selected by the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) for admission to the Landlord Incentives Cohort of the Moving to Work (MTW)Demonstration Program.

  • 2022 Rosefield Village Wait List – January 2022

    2022 Rosefield Village Wait List – January 2022

    The housing application for Rosefield Village will become available starting at 8 am on January 17th and will close at 5 pm on February 7th. The Housing Authority of the City of Alameda (AHA) will begin to accept applications via the Alameda County Housing Portal on January 17th.

  • Golden Nugget Grand Award – August 2021

    Golden Nugget Grand Award – August 2021

    The Housing Authority of the City of Alameda (AHA) is pleased to announce that our affordable housing development, Everett Commons, has received a 2021 Golden Nugget Grand Award.

  • Ombudsman Program – May 2021

    Ombudsman Program – May 2021

    The Housing Authority of the City of Alameda (AHA) is announcing the debut of its new Ombudsman Program effective immediately. The Ombudsman Program at AHA is a solution-oriented community resource available to AHA tenants,AHA Section 8 program participants, AHA Section 8 landlords, and other community organizations that represent AHA tenants or clients.