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Due to the overwhelming response, we have closed our Public Housing waiting list. We are no longer accepting applications.
We provide affordable housing to eligible single persons, couples and families within the City of Lancaster, Pennsylvania.
The Lancaster City Housing Authority (LCHA) owns and operates 564 Public Housing units consisting of 259 family units and 305 elderly/disabled units set in six communities.
Housing is also provided through the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher Program. The LCHA administers 1,003 Vouchers by matching up eligible applicants with participating private landlords.
Please see the following important message concerning your drinking water from the City of Lancaster: https://lchapa.com/wp-content/uploads/2023/01/City-of-Lancaster-Water-Alert.pdf