Welcome to the Pike County Housing Authority

located in Pike County, Illinois!

General Information

Pike County Housing Authority is an Equal Housing Provider and Equal Opportunity Employer.

PUBLIC NOTICE

The Pike County Housing Authority (PCHA) has available for sealed bid a dark gray 2007 Chevrolet Equinox LS Sport Utility 4D SUV with 100,600 miles owned by PCHA.  Pictures of the vehicle may be found below.  The vehicle may also be viewed in person at the PCHA office located at 838 Mason Street, Barry, IL 62312.  The vehicle is being sold in “as is” condition, with no warranties or guarantees being made regarding it from PCHA.  All costs for acquiring the vehicle shall be borne by the purchaser, this includes, but is not limited to, insurance, taxes, licensing, etc.  Minimum acceptable starting bid is set at $2,000.00 and once the successful bidder is notified they will be required to furnish certified check or money order for payment to PCHA for the vehicle.  Bids will be received by Michelle Lynch, Administrative Assistant, at the PCHA office until December 28th, 2018 at 2:00p.m.  Any questions regarding the vehicle may be directed to PCHA at 217-407-0707.  PCHA is an Equal Housing Provider and Equal Opportunity Employer.

UPDATE – PCHA held their public meeting on the UAS Schedule documentation on 12/3/18 and had no attendance, therefore no comments regarding the matter.  This will be ratified as final at the 12/20/18 PCHA Board Meeting.

PUBLIC NOTICE

The Pike County Housing Authority (PCHA) has available for review and comment their 2019 Utility Allowance Schedule (UAS) documentation.  This documentation indicates the allowances being given to clients to offset their 2019 Ameren electric utility billings.  The 2019 UAS will be approved as a draft at our October 18th, 2018 Board Meeting.  The 2019 UAS documentation will be available for review for a period of at least 30 days, beginning October 17th, 2018, and a public meeting will be held on December 3rd, 2018 at 2:00p.m. to collect any and all comments regarding the 2019 UAS documentation.  At our December 20th, 2018 Board Meeting we plan to ratify the 2019 UAS as final.  The 2019 UAS is to be in effect as of 1/1/19.  The 2019 UAS documentation is available for review at the PCHA office located at 838 Mason Street, Barry, Illinois.  PCHA is an Equal Housing Provider and Equal Opportunity Employer.

Utility Allowance Comparison – 2019 v 2018
2019 Utility Allowance Posting
2019 Utility Allowance Calculations

UPDATE – PCHA held their public meeting on the 2018 Capital Fund Program Grant documents 12/3/18 and had no attendance, therefore no comments regarding the matter.  This will be ratified as final at the 12/20/18 PCHA Board Meeting.

PUBLIC NOTICE

The Pike County Housing Authority (PCHA) has available for review and comment their 2018 Capital Fund Program Grant documents.  These documents indicate the work scheduled for 2018 through the 2018 Capital Fund Program Grant issued by HUD.  Contained in the documents are the 2018 Capital Fund Program Grant Budget and Capital Fund Program 5 Year Plan for years 2017 – 2021.  The 2018 Capital Fund Program Grant documents will be approved as drafts at our October 18th, 2018 Board Meeting.  The 2018 Capital Fund Program Grant documents will be available for review for a period of at least 45 days, beginning October 3rd, 2018, and a public meeting will be held on December 3rd, 2018 at 1:00p.m. to collect any and all comments regarding the items.  At our December 20th, 2018 Board Meeting we plan to ratify the items as final.  These items are also available for review at the PCHA office located at 838 Mason Street, Barry, Illinois.  PCHA is an Equal Housing Provider and Equal Opportunity Employer.

HUD 50075.1 – 9.29.18
HUD 50075.2 – 5 Year Plan 2017 – 2021 – Revision #1 – 1.18.18
Statement of Significant Amendment 10.1.18
LF – SFLLL – 10.1.18
Certification of Compliance with Public Hearing 10.1.18
Civil Rights Certification 9.20.18

UPDATE – PCHA held their public meeting on the updated Flat Rent Policy 11/5/18 and had no attendance, therefore no comments regarding the matter.  This will be ratified as final at the 12/20/18 PCHA Board Meeting.

PUBLIC NOTICE

The Pike County Housing Authority (PCHA) has available for review and comment their updated Flat Rent Policy.  This policy was updated using HUD supplied data for 2019 Fair Market Rents and 2019 Unadjusted Rents.  The Flat Rent Policy will be approved as a draft at our September 20th, 2018 Board Meeting.  The updated policy and supporting data will be available for review for a period of at least 30 days, beginning September 19th, 2018, and a public meeting will be held on November 5th, 2018 at 1:00p.m. to collect any and all comments regarding the items.  At our November 15th, 2018 Board Meeting we plan to ratify the items as final.  These items are available for review at the PCHA office located at 838 Mason Street, Barry, Illinois.  PCHA is an Equal Housing Provider and Equal Opportunity Employer.

Flat Rent Policy 9.20.18
2019 Fair Market Rents & Unadjusted Rents
Flat Rent Policy 12.21.17

Pike County Housing Authority has been designated as a HUD Standard Performer for FYE 12/31/17.  See PHAS Score Report.

Pike County Housing Authority has been designated as a HUD High Performer for FYE 12/31/16.  See PHAS Score Report.

Pike County Housing Authority has been designated as a HUD Standard Performer for FYE 12/31/15.  See PHAS Score Report.

Pike County Housing Authority has been designated as a HUD Standard Performer for FYE 12/31/14.  See PHAS Score Report.

Mission Statement;

The mission of Pike County Housing Authority is to be the leader in making available safe, affordable housing for low and moderate income persons through effective management and the wise stewardship of public funds. We are dedicated to provide these communities with quality housing that is decent, well-maintained, and free of drugs and violent crimes. We shall do all of these things while serving our residents and communities with the highest degree of professional courtesy, empathy and respect.

Vision Statement;

Pike County Housing Authority’s vision is to serve the needs for medium to low income persons with affordable and adequate housing while promoting their self-sufficiency and economic independence.

Applicant Information

Pike County Housing Authority manages 228 units of PUBLIC HOUSING ONLY.

Pike County Housing Authority does not have a Section 8 or Housing Choice Voucher program.

Pike County Housing Authority is only able to offer assistance in Pike County, Illinois.

Office Contact Information
Office Hours
Meet The Staff

Legal Contact Information

Applicant Information;

Apply For Housing Online – Here
Print Application – PCHA Application
Admissions & Continued Occupancy Policy – June 2018
– Grievance Policy
Tenant Selection/Approval Policy
Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) Policy
VAWA Notice Of Occupancy Rights
VAWA Certification Form
VAWA Emergency Transfer Plan
VAWA Emergency Transfer Request Form
HUD FY 2018 Income Limits
HUD FY 2018 Median Family Income
PCHA Lease
– Lease Attachment A – Pet Policy
Pet Permit
– Lease Attachment B – Firearms & Weapons Policy
– Lease Attachment C – No Smoking Policy
Flat Rent Policy
Satellite Dish Policy
Satellite Dish Request
No Trespass Policy
– No Trespass List 7.26.18
Applicant Price List
Utility Allowance 2018
Community Service & Self Sufficiency Policy & Forms
Illinois Quitline
OSH Smokefree Flyer – English
OSH Smokefree Flyer – Spanish
CDC – HUD Partnership

The Pike County Housing Authority accepts applications in many number of ways.  You may either apply online above, print out a application above and return it to us either by mail, fax, or in person at our office, contact us to have one mailed to you, etc.  Please fill out the application completely in order to guarantee speedy processing.  Incomplete applications will result in delays.  If you have any questions at all regarding the application process, please do not hesitate to call us.

Tenant Information

PAY YOUR BILL

Please use the “PAY YOUR BILL” link above to pay your rent.  Once you have clicked above, on the next screen you will simply click the section on the right for existing residents to pay your rent.  You will then be walked through the steps needed in order to create an account.  You will need to know your tenant ID#.  If you do not know this number, simply call the office and we will get it for you.  The only other thing that you will need is just your billing address information and you will be done.  Once you have already created an account then you will simply just have to log on to your account at the above link.

THE ABOVE METHOD OF CREDIT CARD PAYMENT IS PREFERRED!  By using this method you will be able to set up automatic payments, view your current balance, and will automatically add the $3.00 convenience fee to your payment.  Also, this method will allow for payments to be posted to your account in a much timelier fashion.

IF YOU CANNOT GET THE ABOVE METHOD TO WORK, PLEASE USE THE METHOD BELOW.    Please use the “PAY YOUR BILL” link below to make your payment.  Using this method you will need to manually add the $3.00 convenience fee to your payment.

PAY YOUR BILL

Either of the above payment methods are completely secure.  If there are any questions please do not hesitate to call the office, hours and contact information are here.  You may also call or come into the office with your credit/debit card information if you do not want to process it online.