Monroe Housing Authority

Waiting Lists

Learn more about Monroe Housing Authority.

Open: Burg Jones Plaza, Foster Heights, Johnson Carver, Miller Square and Robinson Place Apartments, 2, 3 and 4-Bedroom Public Housing

The Monroe Housing Authority (MHA) is accepting Public Housing waiting list applications for 2 ,3 and 4-Bedroom apartments at Burg Jones Plaza, Foster Heights, Johnson Carver, Miller Square and Robinson Place Apartments from September 25, 2023 at 8:00 am, until September 27, 2023 at 4:30 pm CT.

To apply while the waitlist is open, complete the online application.

This waiting list has the following preferences: 

  • Families displaced by natural disaster
  • Families displaced by government action
  • Applicant is a veteran or spouse of a veteran
  • Applicant is a victim of domestic abuse

Selected applicants will be placed on the waiting list by date and time the application is received, weighed by order of preferences.

For more information, visit the MHA website.

Sources: This information was verified by the MHA on September 1, 2023.

Service Area

This waiting list is for Public Housing rental assistance in Monroe, Louisiana. Apartments offered through this waiting list are only located within this service area.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via (318) 388-1500, Extension 302. TDD/TTY 1-800-545-1833 ext. 872.

Next Steps

Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 09/25/2023.

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Open: Monroe Housing Authority Public Housing

The Monroe Housing Authority (MHA) is accepting Public Housing waiting list applications for Multiple Apartments since at least December, 2017, until further notice.

There are four ways to apply while the waitlist is open:

  1. Complete the online application.
  2. Pick up an application at one of the communities. Location information can be found here.
  3. Pick up an application at the MHA Annex Building, located at 210 Harrison Street, Monroe, LA 71201, from 8:00 am until 4:30 pm CT, Monday-Friday.
  4. Call the MHA at (318) 388-1500 to request an application by mail.

Once the paper application has been completed, it must be: Mailed or hand delivered to the MHA, address mentioned above.

This waiting list has the following preferences:

  • Families displaced by natural disaster
  • Families displaced by government action
  • Applicant is a veteran or spouse of a veteran
  • Applicant is a victim of domestic abuse

For more information, visit the MHA Apply page, or the MHA website.

Sources: This information was verified by the MHA Apply For Housing page on September 1, 2023.

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants who need help completing the application due to disability can make a reasonable accommodation request to the housing authority via 318-388-1500 or TDD/TTY 1-800-545-1833 ext. 872.

Next Steps

Learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 09/01/2023.

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Closed: Monroe, Louisiana, Limited Section 8 HCV

The Monroe Housing Authority (MHA) Limited Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher waiting list for households detailed below is currently closed. Applications were last accepted from October 20, 2019, until October 31, 2019. There is no notice of when this waiting list will reopen.

According to the MHA, applications were accepted, "from applicants that are classified with preferences (Elderly, Disabled Head of Household and Veterans)."

To apply during the opening period, applicants were required to visit the MHA Annex.

This waiting list had the following preferences:

  • Elderly and Disabled Head or Co-head of Household
  • Involuntary Displacement (Disaster, Government Action)
  • Veteran or surviving spouse

It is not known how applicants were placed on the waiting list, weighed by order of preferences.

For more information, visit the MHA website.

Last Updated on 11/27/2019.

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Closed: Burg Jones Plaza, Johnson Carver, Miller Square and Robinson Place Public Housing

The Monroe Housing Authority (MHA) Public Housing waiting list for 3 and 4-Bedroom apartments at Burg Jones Plaza, Johnson Carver, Miller Square and Robinson Place is closed.

The MHA last accepted applications for this waiting list from August 28, 2022, until August 31, 2022. There is no notice of when this waiting list will reopen.

To apply during the opening period, applicants were required to complete the online application.

This waiting list had the following preferences:

  • Elderly or disable Head or Co-head
  • Enrolled in educational or training program
  • Modernization moveout moving back in
  • Resides or Employed in Monroe
  • Victim of Domestic Violence
  • Victim of reprisals or hate crimes
  • Working: Head or co-head, 20+hrs, > 6 months
  • Involuntary Displacement (Disaster, Govt Action)
  • Veterans or surviving spouse

Selected applicants were placed on the waiting list by date and time the application is received, weighed by order of preferences.

For more information, visit the MHA website.

Sources: This information was verified by the MHA on August 31, 2022.

Service Area

This waiting list is for Public Housing rental assistance in Monroe, Louisiana. Apartments offered through this waiting list are only located within this service area.

Last Updated on 02/08/2023.

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About Monroe Housing Authority

300 Harrison Street, Monroe, LA | Visit Website | (318) 388-1500

Monroe Housing Authority provides affordable housing for up to 3,093 low and moderate income households through its Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) and Public Housing programs..

Housing Authority Jurisdiction

Low-income housing managed by Monroe Housing Authority is located in Monroe, LA.

Households with a Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher managed by this housing authority must rent within its jurisdiction.

Office Hours

Open today from 8:00am to 4:30pm CT.

Day Hours
Monday 8:00am-4:30pm
Tuesday 8:00am-4:30pm
Wednesday 8:00am-4:30pm
Thursday 8:00am-4:30pm
Friday 8:00am-4:30pm