Bronson Housing Commission
318 S Ruggles Street
Bronson, Branch County, MI


Public Housing Waiting List Status : Open

Affordable Housing Online is tracking the status of the Bronson Housing Commission Public Housing Waiting Lists. This is what we know as of our most recent update August 7th, 2015.

The Bronson Housing Commission (BHC) is currently accepting Public Housing waiting list pre-applications for families and senior/disabled individuals.

The BHC offers one Public Housing community with 50 units for families and senior/disabled individuals.

There are three ways to apply:
  1. Visit the IHC to pick up a pre-application, located at 318 S Ruggles St., Bronson, MI 49028, from 8:00 am until 6:00 pm EDT, Monday-Friday.
  2. Request to have a pre-application mailed or faxed to you by calling (517) 369-6265, from 8:00 am until 6:00 pm, Monday-Friday.
Once the pre-application has been completed, it can be mailed or hand delivered to the address listed above. 

Be sure to include copies of these documents with your pre-application: Birth certificates, Social Security Cards, proof of all income, and photo IDs for all adult household members.

No preferences were noted.

For more information, call the BHC office at (517) 369-6265, from 8:00 am until 6:00 pm, Monday-Friday.

Assisted Unit Distribution What is Housing Assistance?

The Bronson Housing Commission administers a public housing program. The housing authority owns and manages 1 projects which contain 50 affordable rental units.

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

Bronson Housing Commission is among the 47% of Michigan 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 (, 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 Bronson Housing Commission.

Year Date Approved Plan PDF Document
2010 6/7/10 Plan
2008 6/5/08 Plan
2007 4/19/07 Plan
2006 4/7/06 Plan
2005 8/2/05 Plan
2004 6/8/04 Plan
2003 6/30/03 Plan
2002 8/14/02 Plan
2001 5/14/01 Plan
2000 5/23/00 Plan