Housing Authority

Composition

The Housing Authority is comprised of five (5) members appointed by the Mayor to serve as commissioners of the authority; at least one commissioner shall be a tenant of a public housing project over which the authority has jurisdiction. A commissioner may not be an officer or employee of the municipality (Sec. 392.031(b)).

Terms

Two-year terms. The mayor shall designate one of the initial commissioners of a municipal housing authority as chairman. Subsequently, when the office of chairman becomes vacant the authority shall select one of the commissioners as chairman.

Creation/Authority

Local Government Code, Subchapter C, Section 392.031.

Meetings

The board meets on the 4th Wednesday of each month at 3 p.m. at the Housing Authority Office

Member Names

  • Genie McLelland, Acting Chairperson
  • Dennis Peacock
  • Dwight Ross
  • Mary Ann Geer (Resident)
  • Lupe Torres