• May 23, 2022

Tags : housing authority of el paso

HACEP opens Choice Voucher wait list

Officials with the Housing Authority of the City of El Paso announced Tuesday that they will open applications for their Housing Choice Voucher (Section 8) waitlist applications at 8am on Monday, March 23, 2020. Officials added that applicants do not need to come to any HACEP facility in-person to apply.  HACEP will accept applications until 11:59pm on Tuesday, June […]Read More

Local Veteran Goes from Homeless to Homeownership

U.S. veteran Cholla Fox has gone from homelessness to homeownership through the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Veteran Affairs Supportive Housing (VASH) program at the Housing Authority of the City of El Paso (HACEP). Fox, 53, moves to a home in Northeast El Paso; her daughter and grandchildren will move in with […]Read More

300 Backpacks Distributed at HACEP’s Annual Back-To-School Fair

On Saturday morning the Housing Authority of the City of El Paso (HACEP), with assistance from the Hunt Family Foundation’s donation of $10,000 to there were over 300 children from the agency’s Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Section 8 program who benefitted from the 9th Annual Back-To-School Fair. “This event gives children in our HCV program […]Read More

Video+Gallery: HACEP Opens Up Old El Paso Natural Gas HQ

The Housing Authority of the City of El Paso (HACEP) hosted a walk-through of the historic Blue Flame Building before the reconstruction phase of the building commences in full. A tour of the ground floor and executive floors took place on Friday afternoon, as representatives from the project’s developer, Franklin Development, and the project’s architect, […]Read More

HACEP Resident Wins National Youth Leadership Award

DENVER – Housing Authority of El Paso (HACEP) resident Aileen Martinez was honored with the All-America City Youth Leadership Award on Sunday night in the Mile-High City. “I am so honored with this amazing award,” Aileen Martinez said. “To stand with our community leaders and share El Paso’s story on a national stage helps break […]Read More

Housing Authority of El Paso Announces Art Contest

The Housing Authority of the City of El Paso, TX (HACEP) officially launches its 8th annual art contest with this year’s theme: The Transformation of El Paso. HACEP’s annual art contest is open to all resident who reside within the El Paso region, to include the areas of El Paso County. Entry is free and the deadline […]Read More

HACEP Officially Unveils Rebuilt Sherman Plaza

The Housing Authority of the City of El Paso, Texas (HACEP) officially unveiled Sherman Plaza, their $24 Million affordable housing community reconstructed as part of the agency’s larger $1.3 Billion RAD initiative. The ribbon-cutting ceremony was held on Friday, May 11, with representatives from Sundt Construction, the official contractor for the redevelopment, along with Food […]Read More

Housing Authority Receives National Award for Distinguished Budget

The Housing Authority of the City of El Paso, TX (HACEP) received national recognition for its 2017 fiscal year budget. The Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) officially announced that HACEP received the Distinguished Budget Presentation Award. “The intricacies of managing any housing authority’s budget is a very arduous and […]Read More

Mayor Oscar Leeser Appoints New Resident Commissioner to Housing Authority

Elizabeth Navarro, a resident of HACEP’s Marmolejo Community in the Mission Valley, was appointed to the Housing Authority of the City of El Paso, TX (HACEP) Board of Commissioners serving as the Resident Commissioner. Mayor Oscar Leeser also reappointed Eileen Karlsruher, co-owner and Executive Vice President of Karlsruher, Inc. and co-owner and President of CSA […]Read More