Years in Service
The Authority was created July 6, 1950 and was originally named the South Norfolk Redevelopment and Housing Authority of Chesapeake.
Public Housing Communities
Public housing was established to provide decent and safe rental housing for eligible low-income families, the elderly, and persons with disabilities
Conventional Housing Communities
Chesapeake Redevelopment and Housing Authority (CRHA) owns and operates Conventional and Tax Credit housing developments in the City of Chesapeake
Public Housing Residents
across all 5 Public Housing communities in Chesapeake - Schooner Cove, Owens Village, MacDonald Manor, and Broadlawn Park
Conventional Housing Residents
in 5 CRHA-owned properties; Twin Creeks Apartments, Oakdale Square, Meadow Landing, Geneva Square, Narrow and Anderson streets
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Come Join Our Kids and Pros Youth Football Camp! On-site and walk-up registration available!read more
Public Hearing Notice (Proposed Revenue Bond Financing by Chesapeake Redevelopment & Housing Authority for Hunter's Point Apartments)read more
Public Housing Waiting List Reopens Online Only (Thursday, October 28th - Friday, October 29th)read more
Covid Thursdays: Weekly Vaccination and Testing Event from 3-7 PM (Geneva Square Community)read more
HUD Update on Addressing Tenant Concerns Regarding Rent and the Temporary Suspension of Evictions for Nonpayment of Rentread more
CRHA continues to process requests for protections under VAWA (Violence Against Women Act)read more
CRHA Partners with Chesapeake Human Services to open the City's First Homeless Resource Centerread more
Chesapeake Redevelopment and Housing Authority among sponsors for Kids and Pros Football Camp at Oscar Smith High Schoolread more
Chesapeake Redevelopment and Housing Authority receives over $300,000 in funding to support 40 Mainstream Housing Choice Vouchersread more
Chesapeake Redevelopment and Housing Authority Project-Based Voucher (PBV) Waiting List Openingread more
Chesapeake Redevelopment and Housing Authority welcomes its newest Chairman, Vice Chair and Board Memberread more
CRHAThe Chesapeake Redevelopment and Housing Authority is committed to achieving excellence in providing affordable quality housing, revitalizing communities, and promoting upward mobility and self-sufficiency through alliances with public and private sector groups.
The Chesapeake Redevelopment and Housing Authority is a political subdivision of the Commonwealth of Virginia with a nine member Board of Commissioners appointed by the City Council of the City of Chesapeake.