Housing Authority of Frankfort
590 Walter Todd Drive
Frankfort, Franklin County, KY

502-223-2148 http://www.frankforthousing.org/

Section 8 Waiting List Status: Open Indefinitely

Affordable Housing Online is tracking the status of the Housing Authority of Frankfort Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Waiting List. This is what we know as of our most recent update on July 22nd, 2015.

The Frankfort Housing Authority (KY) has opened the waiting list for the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher program; no closing date has been identified.

Applications need to be picked up at the Housing Authority's office (address below); they are accepted at the office, Monday through Friday, 9 am to Noon and 1 - 4 pm.

  590 Walter Todd Drive
  Frankfort, KY 40601

If you are already on the waiting list, there has been no change, but please update your application if you move and/or your household size changes or income. 

Preferences and how the waiting list will be chosen have not been identified at this time. There is a long wait.

Public Housing Waiting List Status : Open

Affordable Housing Online is tracking the status of the Housing Authority of Frankfort Public Housing Waiting Lists. This is what we know as of our most recent update September 25th, 2015.

The Housing Authority of Frankfort (HAF) is currently accepting Public Housing waiting list pre-applications for families and senior/disabled households.

The HAF offers two Public Housing communities with 208 units for families and senior/disabled households, ranging in size from studios to 4 bedrooms.

There are two ways to apply:
  1. Visit the HAF to pick up a pre-application, located at 590 Walter Todd Drive, Frankfort, KY 40601
  2. Download a pre-application online here, then print and complete.
Once the pre-application has been completed, it must be hand delivered to the address listed above, from 9:00 am until 12:00 pm ET; and 1:00 pm until 4:00 pm, on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays; and from 9:00 am until 12:00 pm on Wednesdays.

Be sure to include these documents with the pre-application: Birth Certificates and Social Security Cards for all household members, photo IDs for all adult household members, and proof of all income, criminal history report for every adult household member for all states they have lived in.

No preferences were noted.

For more information, visit the HAF website, or call the office at (502) 223-2148 from 9:00 am until 12:00 pm; and 1:00 pm until 4:00 pm, on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays; and from 9:00 am until 12:00 pm on Wednesdays.

Assisted Unit Distribution What is Housing Assistance?

The Housing Authority of Frankfort administers both a public housing and Section 8 housing voucher program. The housing authority owns and manages 2 projects which contain 208 affordable rental units. It also administers 458 Section 8 housing vouchers.

According to HUD, Housing Authority of Frankfort is determined to be a Small public housing authority, meaning it manages between 50 - 249 public housing units. Also according to the Department of Housing and Urban Development, the housing authority is designated as Medium Low, meaning it administers 250 - 499 Section 8 vouchers.

Comparing the housing assistance distribution of Housing Authority of Frankfort between Public Housing Units (31%) and Section 8 Housing Vouchers (69%) to that of all housing authorities in Kentucky, Housing Authority of Frankfort has a smaller proportion of public housing units than the average housing authority. The housing authority’s proportion of Section 8 vouchers under management is larger than the average housing authority in Kentucky.

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

SEMAP Performance What are SEMAP Scores?

Each year HUD reviews and scores the housing authority’s Section 8 program management based on 14 different criteria. This score is a reflection of how well the housing authority manages the Section 8 waiting list, the physical quality of housing assisted with Section 8 and the financial management of the program.

From 2001 to 2009, Housing Authority of Frankfort scored an average of 86 points as of the last set of publicly available data. The housing authority had a high score of 100 in 2004 and a low score of 72 in 2001. The average SEMAP Score for Housing Authorities in Kentucky is 82.43.

Housing Authority of Frankfort has an average score that is more than the average Kentucky housing authority. Higher SEMAP scores indicate more effective financial management, a smoother waiting list process and higher quality physical conditions at assisted properties.

Source President's Open Government Directive (hud.gov/offices/pih/, 2012)

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 Housing Authority of Frankfort.

Year Date Approved Plan PDF Document
2010 12/18/09 Plan
2009 1/18/09 Plan
2008 3/5/08 Plan
2007 11/1/06 Plan
2006 1/11/06 Plan
2005 11/10/04 Plan
2004 1/21/04 Plan
2003 12/20/02 Plan
2002 1/7/02 Plan
2001 2/27/01 Plan
2000 3/22/00 Plan