Peekskill Housing Authority
807 Main Street
Peekskill, Westchester County, NY


Public Housing Waiting List Statuses

Family Senior Other
ClosedOpenNot Applicable

The Peekskill Housing Authority is currently accepting public housing waiting list applications for elderly/disabled individuals.

The public housing waiting list for families is currently closed.

This housing authority offers three apartment communities for families and senior/disabled individuals, all are located in Peekskill.

There are two ways to apply for public housing:
1. Request an application be mailed to you by calling 914-739-1700, during normal office hours.
2. Stop in the housing authority office to pick up an application, located at 807 Main St., #1, Peekskill, NY 10566, during normal office hours.

Once the application has been completed, it can be mailed or hand delivered to the address listed above. No documents are needed at this time.

This housing authority does not have a preference, you application is placed by date and time received.

For more information, the housing authority can be reached by calling 914-739-1700, during normal office hours, Monday-Friday.

Assisted Unit Distribution What is Housing Assistance?

The Peekskill Housing Authority administers a public housing program. The housing authority owns and manages 2 projects which contain 282 affordable rental units.

According to HUD, Peekskill Housing Authority is determined to be a Medium Low public housing authority, meaning it manages between 250 - 499 public housing units.

Peekskill Housing Authority is among the 16% of New York 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)

Latest Public Housing Inspection Scores What are REAC Scores?

Every public housing project is inspected every one to three years by HUD.

As of the last set of publicly available data, Peekskill Housing Authority manages one rental property which has an inspection score of 44. To be a passing score, a public housing property must have a score of 60 or more. As of the last set of publicly available data, Bohlmann Tower/dunbar Hgt does not have a passing score.

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 Peekskill Housing Authority.

Year Date Approved Plan PDF Document
2010 4/9/10 Plan
2009 9/24/09 Plan
2008 10/1/08 Plan
2007 5/10/07 Plan
2006 4/18/06 Plan
2005 3/30/05 Plan
2004 4/26/04 Plan
2003 3/4/03 Plan
2002 4/8/02 Plan
2001 5/1/01 Plan
2000 6/30/00 Plan


Public Housing Projects


Public Housing Units

Medium Low (250 - 499)

Public Housing Size

No units

Section 8 Size


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