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Community Gardening


Building Communities
Creating Opportunities
Transforming Lives

The Jersey City Housing Authority (JCHA) was formed in 1938 to provide decent, affordable housing for low-income families, seniors, and persons with disabilities. JCHA is New Jersey’s second largest public housing authority, serving over 15,000 residents. We are responsible for the administration of approximately 7,100 housing units in every ward of Jersey City, including approximately 2,500 public housing units and over 4,600 Housing Choice Vouchers.

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FOr more information on Affordable Connectivity Program, Click here

2024 Draft Agency Plan 

JCHA is in the process of developing its 2024 Agency Plan. To review a draft and submit comments, click here


JCHA  is now accepting applications for some unit sizes at certain public housing developments, learn more and apply here:


Revitalization of Holland Gardens

For update​ and information about the Revitalization of Holland Gardens, please visit

Contact Us

Address, Phone Numbers, and Email us.

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Applicant Portal

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School Application

Self-Sufficiency Programs

We provide affordable housing for low-income families, seniors, and the disabled. We offer residents the programs they need to be self-sufficient.

Doing Business With Us

Bidding and Request For Proposal packages can be downloaded from this Website.

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Plans, Reports, & Policies


News & Events

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