Cumberland Plateau Regional Housing Authority
35 Fox Meadow Drive
Lebanon, Russell County, VA


Public Housing Waiting List Status : Open

Affordable Housing Online is tracking the status of the Cumberland Plateau Regional Housing Authority Public Housing Waiting Lists. This is what we know as of our most recent update May 22nd, 2015.

The Cumberland Plateau Regional Housing Authority is currently accepting public housing waiting list applications for families and senior/disabled individuals.

This housing authority has seven communities located throughout Cumberland Plateau. For a full listing and more information you can follow this link.

To apply for public housing, please follow this link for an online application.

Once your application has been submitted, you will receive a confirmation number, please write that down or print out the page, for future reference.

This housing authority does have a preference point system that may improve your spot on the waiting list as: Displaced by fire or natural disaster.

More information can be found by visiting the housing authority website at, or by calling them at 276-889-4910, during normal office hours.

Assisted Unit Distribution What is Housing Assistance?

The Cumberland Plateau Regional Housing Authority administers a public housing program. The housing authority owns and manages 4 projects which contain 307 affordable rental units.

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

Cumberland Plateau Regional Housing Authority is among the 5% of Virginia 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 Cumberland Plateau Regional Housing Authority.

Year Date Approved Plan PDF Document
2010 3/3/10 Plan
2008 3/11/08 Plan
2007 3/29/07 Plan
2006 4/5/06 Plan
2005 3/22/05 Plan
2004 4/1/04 Plan
2003 2/19/03 Plan
2002 4/8/02 Plan
2001 6/13/01 Plan
2000 5/15/00 Plan