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White Plains Housing Authority

White Plains Housing Authority provides housing assistance to low income residents through the management of Low Rent Public Housing. This program is income based and the eligibility guidelines are set by HUD.There may be waiting lists for these rentals and at times the lists may close to new applicants based on the size of and length of wait on the lists. If you are in need of housing assistance in the area please contact the Housing Authority directly to obtain more information about eligibility requirements, availability of rentals, the status of any waiting lists and their application procedures.

Brookfield Commons is here!

Phase I of the redevelopment ended in 2016, with the opening of a $42 million, 10-story building called "The Prelude." The building has 103 affordable apartments. The White Plains Education and Training Center, which offers a variety of classes and vocational training for city residents, occupies the ground floor.

Mack L. Carter, Executive Director

The Board of Commissioners and Management of the White Plains Housing Authority have a proud history of partnership with our residents, clergy, local community residents, businesses and government. The goal of WPHA which is supported by the Federal Quality Housing and Work Responsibility Act of 1998 is to allow for more economic integration and deconcentration in public housing; encourage and reward work; provide protection of those in need; and expand the number of units accessible to low income families in cooperation with new housing choice vouchers. Under my current administration,

Our Board of directors

  • Eric Eller – Chairman
  • Nicholas Wolff – Vice Chair
  • Ida Stewart – Commissioner
  • Rosa Boone-Morgan – Commissioner
  • Juli Smith – Commissioner
  • Dr. Gregory Smith – Commissioner

First White Plains Housing Authoritity Board of Directors

our section 8 staff

  • Lorna McFarlane, Administrator
  • Mini Nieves, Coordinator
  • Valerie Luisi, Coordinator
  • Reina Avenaut, Coordinator
  • Crystal Patton, Assistant

A Solid History

Demolistion of Cold Water Flats


Cold water flats demolition, circa 1949   
Demolistion of South Lex


Demolition at 135 South Lexington Ave.


phase 2 design - jonathan Segal Architect

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223 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
White Plains, New York 10601

Phone:   1-914-949-6462 
Fax:  1-914-949-8211
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