Documents Available for Public Review and Comment

The Housing Authority of Baltimore City (HABC) has revised several documents, which are now available to the public for review and comment. A Matrix of Changes is included for:

  • The FY 2020 MTW Annual Plan,
  • The Housing Choice Voucher Administrative Plan; and
  • The Public Housing Admissions & Continued Occupancy Policies.

The deadline to submit all comments is June 21, 2020.

HABC will hold a virtual public meeting at 4:00 pm on Monday, June 8, 2020 via video conference via Cisco WebEx. You will be required to register for the video conference. When registering, please select the drop down response to indicate whether you want to make comments at the meeting.  If you want to make your comments during the public meeting, you must register for the virtual meeting no later than June 7, 2020.

In order to register for the meeting, please click here.

Comments on the Amended Plan may be submitted to HABC:

  1. By email to Ms. Joyce Stewart at joyce.stewart@habc.org.
  2. During the public meeting by registering to attend the public meeting by June 7th and answering “Yes” to the question; “Do you want to make a comment?”; and
  3. By first-class mail to Ms. Stewart at:

Housing Authority of Baltimore City
417 E. Fayette Street – Suite 1314
Baltimore, Maryland 21202
Attention: Joyce Stewart

Draft 2020 Fair Housing Analysis Released For Public Comment


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HABC has joined with a group of six local governments, five public housing authorities (PHAs), and the Baltimore Metropolitan Council (BMC) to release for public comment a draft 2020 Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing Choice in the Baltimore Region (AI).  The analysis includes input from a series of regional and local stakeholder meetings and a resident survey conducted over the last year

You can click here to view the full draft 2020 fair housing analysis on the BMC website. This analysis uses data from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and other sources to identify impediments to housing choice for populations protected under the Fair Housing Act and proposed action steps to be incorporated into jurisdictional Consolidated Plans and PHA plans that begin July 1, 2020.

The 30-day public comment period ends on March 31, 2020. Please submit comments by email to housing@baltometro.org.

Due to public health concerns raised by the coronavirus (COVID-19), the public hearing will now take place virtually on April 14, 2020 from 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm. You will be able to connect electronically via GoToMeeting.

Participate in the Virtual Public Hearing You can join from your computer, tablet or smartphone by clicking here.

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Persons needing special accommodations (hearing/vision; limited English proficiency)
please contact Dan Pontious at dpontious@baltometro.org or 410-732-0500 X 1055 by April 7, 2020.

If you have any questions specific to HABC, please contact Amy Wilkinson at amy.wilkinson@habc.org.