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Elmira Housing Authority

737-D Reservoir St.
Elmira, Chemung County, New York
(607) 737-7100

Program Details

Elmira Housing Authority is a Public Housing Agency in Elmira, New York.

Elmira Housing Authority serves Elmira.

Elmira Housing Authority Waiting Lists

Public Housing Waiting List: Open Indefinitely

The Elmira Housing Authority is currently accepting public housing applications for families and senior disabled individuals.

Please Note: This housing authority has open apartments, and no waiting list.

This housing authority offers three apartment communities for public housing:
1. George Bragg Towers is a 126 unit community with one bedroom units, dedicated to senior/disabled individuals.
2. Flannery Apartments is a 208 unit community with one bedrooms, dedicated to senior/disabled individuals.
3. Hoffman Plaza is a 144 unit family community, ranging from 1-3 bedrooms.

To apply for public housing you can complete the online pre-application here, or stop by the housing authority to pick up an application during normal office hours, located at 737 D Reservoir St., Elmira, NY 14905.

Once the application has been completed, you must call the housing authority to set up an interview to finish the application process at 607-737-7102, during normal office hours. The housing authority will inform you of what you need to bring with you to the interview.

This housing authority does have a preference point system that may improve your spot on the waiting list as: victim of domestic violence, or homeless.

More information can be found by visiting the housing authority website at http://www.elmirahousing.org/, or they can be reached with any questions you may have by calling 607-737-7100, during normal office hours.


After applying, learn more about what happens after the application is submitted.

Last Updated on 05/22/2015.

About Elmira Housing Authority

HCV Portability Status

Elmira Housing Authority does not participate in the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher program, so voucher holders cannot port to this housing authority. Learn more about porting Housing Choice Vouchers to a new area here.


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