Public Housing

The BHA manages two Public Housing Complexes.

Forrestal Heights

Located on Wolcott Avenue (Rt. 9D) and consists of 175 units ranging in size from studio – 5 bedrooms.

High-Rise Low-Rise
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Hamilton Fish Plaza

ForrestalHts_lowrise_4_sm_tableLocated at 31 Eliza Street, Beacon and consists of 70 units ranging in size from studio – 1 bedroom.

 

 

 

Management Office

Office Address: Office Hours:
One Forrestal Heights
Beacon, NY 12508
Walk in Hours:

Staff available:

Mon., Wed., Fri.

Tues. & Thur.

8:00 AM – 3:30 PM

By appointment Only

Phone Hours: Mon. – Fri. 8:00 AM – 3:30 PM

Income Limits

HUD sets the income limits for applicants to public housing.  To be income eligible, a family must be at least a low-income family according to the income limits set by HUD.

During the BHA’s fiscal year, at least 40% of the families admitted must be extremely low income.

Extremely Low Income

1 person

2 persons

3 persons

4 persons

5 persons

6 persons

7 persons

8 persons

$18,350

$20,950

$23,550

$26,150

$28,440

$32,580

$36,730

$40,890

Very Low Income

1 person

2 persons

3 persons

4 persons

5 persons

6 persons

7 persons

8 persons

$30,500

$34,850

$39,200

$43,350

$47,050

$50,550

$54,050

$57,500

Low Income

1 person

2 persons

3 persons

4 persons

5 persons

6 persons

7 persons

8 persons

$46,000

$52,600

$59,150

$65,700

$71,000

$76,250

$81,500

$86,750

Reasonable Accommodation

If you or anyone in your household is a person with disabilities, and you require a specific accommodation in order to fully utilize our programs and services, please contact our office.

Announcements

  • Waiting Lists

    Section 8 and Public Housing wait lists : Closed Exception:  Public Housing studio and 1 bedroom apartment waiting list open to elderly or disabled households.

  • Important News

    The BHA office does close due to inclement weather and dangerous driving conditions.  We recommend that you call ahead if you have an appointment and

Waiting Lists:

Public Housing - Closed except for studio and 1 bedroom apartments for elderly or disabled households

Housing Choice Voucher - Closed