Housing Authority (BHA)


  • 5:30 p.m.
  • Meets the fourth Monday of each month
  • Brownsville Housing Authority
    2606 Boca Chica Boulevard
    1st Floor, Rosa Allala Board Room
    Brownsville, TX 78520
  • Phone: 956-548-6007


  • Each member shall be appointed by the Mayor.
  • Each appointed member shall serve a term of 2 years.
    • 5 members:
    • 1 member who is a resident and receives public assistance
    • 1 regular members


The Brownsville Housing Authority was created through a resolution adopted on March 24, 1938. The board's purpose is to provide housing subsidies to needy families, work with the Section 8 Housing Program that encourages and requires residents to invest their time and energy by working and/or attending school toward an education.