About Public Housing
Public Housing

The Falmouth Housing Authority (FHA) is a governmental or public body that was created and authorized by the State of Massachusetts to develop and operate housing and housing programs for low-income families. FHA receives its federal operating subsidy for its public housing program from the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). FHA receives its state operating subsidy for its public housing program from the Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD). 

FHA has three (3) federal public housing buildings as follows:

Harborview Apartments

James L. Conley Tataket Apartments

Rose Morin Apartments

To view more information regarding the housing authority's public housing program, click here

FHA has two (2) state public housing buildings and one scattered home program as follows:

Choate Apartments

Salt Sea Apartments

25-scattered home sites located in Falmouth

Public Housing Tenant Policies (Current Admissions & Continued Occupancy Plan i.e. ACOP)

New Draft Admissions & Continued Occupancy Plan (ACOP) - Format by new provider, NanMcKay

  • 4.19.19 ACOP Public Notice

  • Introduction, Table of Content, Chapters 1 - 5

    • Introduction - About the Model ACOP​

    • Chapter 1 - Overview of the Program and Plan

    • Chapter 2 - Fair Housing & Equal Opportunity

    • Chapter 3 - Eligibility

    • Chapter 4 - Applications, Waiting List and Tenant Selection

    • Chapter 5 - Occupancy Standards & Unit Offers

  • Chapters 6 - 10

    • Income and Rent Determinations​

    • Chapter 7 - Verification

    • Chapter 8 - Leasing & Inspections

    • Chapter 9 - Reexaminations

    • Chapter 10 - Pets

  • Chapters 11-16, Glossary

    • Chapter 11 - Community Service​

    • Chapter 12 - Transfer Policy

    • Chapter 13 - Lease Terminations

    • Chapter 14 - Grievances & Appeals

    • Chapter 15 - Program Integrity

    • Chapter 16 - Program Administration

 

The following Board-approved policies apply to all tenants of federal (and state) public housing, unless otherwise stated:  

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