Union Springs Housing Authority
303 M.L.K. Boulevard South
Union Springs, Bullock County, AL


Public Housing Waiting List Status : Open

Affordable Housing Online is tracking the status of the Union Springs Housing Authority Public Housing Waiting Lists. This is what we know as of our most recent update December 18th, 2015.

The Union Springs Housing Authority (USHA) is currently accepting Public Housing waiting list pre-applications for families and senior/disabled households.

The USHA offers one Public Housing community with 149 units for families and senior/disabled households, ranging in size from 1 to 5 bedrooms.

To apply, visit the USHA office to pick up a pre-application, located at 303 M.L.K. Blvd. S, Union Springs, AL 36089, from 7:30 am until 4:00 pm, Monday-Thursday; and on Fridays from 7:30 am until 12:00 pm CT.

Once the pre-application has been completed, it must be hand delivered to the address listed above, from 7:30 am until 4:00 pm, Monday-Thursday; and on Fridays from 7:30 am until 12:00 pm.

No documents are needed at this time.

The USHA does not have a preference.

Qualified applicants will be placed on the waiting list by the date and time the pre-application is received.

Important note: Applicants will receive a confirmation number when either applying, or being placed on the waiting list, depending on housing authority policy. It is important to keep that number in a safe, easy to access place. It will be needed any time when referencing your pre-application with the housing authority.

If any of your application information changes from the time you submitted the original pre-application (such as contact information, income, and household members), inform the housing authority immediately. In the case that the office sends a notice that does not get returned, or if application information is out of date, your name may be terminated from the waiting list. Please contact the housing authority to find out its policy on updating pre-application information.

For more information, call the USHA office at (334) 738-2650 from 7:30 am until 4:00 pm, Monday-Thursday; and on Fridays from 7:30 am until 12:00 pm.

Assisted Unit Distribution What is Housing Assistance?

The Union Springs Housing Authority administers a public housing program. The housing authority owns and manages 1 projects which contain 149 affordable rental units.

According to HUD, Union Springs Housing Authority is determined to be a Small public housing authority, meaning it manages between 50 - 249 public housing units.

Union Springs Housing Authority is among the 58% of Alabama housing authorities that only offer public housing. Section 8 assistance in its target area is administered by another nearby housing authority.

Source United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (hud.gov, 2014)

Housing Authority Annual and 5 Year Plans

Public housing agencies, also called public housing authorities, which receive funding from HUD, are required to submit and receive approval from the US Department of Housing and Urban Development of both an Annual Plan and a 5 Year Plan. These plans establish each housing authority’s policies, strategies, programs and operations for meeting the housing needs of persons within their target area.

The housing authority plans include specific details about the cost of renovations to real estate (also known as capital improvements), changes to Section 8 HCV policies, planned redevelopment of public housing projects and other major administrative changes.

Following are the HUD-approved public housing agency plans for Union Springs Housing Authority .

Year Date Approved Plan PDF Document
2010 2/2/10 Plan
2007 7/3/07 Plan
2006 7/20/06 Plan
2005 2/14/05 Plan
2001 7/31/01 Plan
2000 5/24/00 Plan