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 3:00 pm at the Housing Authority Office


Genie McLelland, Acting Chairperson

Dennis Peacock

Dwight Ross

Mary Ann Geer (Resident)

Lupe Torres