Tacoma Housing Authority


The Tacoma Housing Authority (THA) is a creation of state law, which allows cities and counties to form a public housing authority. On August 16, 1940, the Tacoma City Council formed the Housing Authority of the City of Tacoma.  



The Board of Commissioners for the Tacoma Housing Authority consists of five members who are appointed by the Mayor and confirmed by City Council. The membership term is five years. Composition of membership includes an individual who receives assistance from THA's federal housing programs.  

Duties and Responsibilities

The Tacoma Housing Authority provides high quality housing and supportive services to persons and families in need, including the facilitation of housing to Tacoma's low-income citizens. 


Staff Support

Staffing support to the Tacoma Housing Authority is provided by the Community and Economic Development Department.  

Time and Day

4:30 PM
Fourth Wednesday of the Month


Second Floor Conference Room (location may vary)
902 South L Street
Tacoma, WA 98405

Additional Information

Staff Liaison
Christine Wilson
General Information
(253) 207-4421