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Berkshire County, MA

Housing Authorities

There are 6 Housing Authorities that serve Berkshire County, MA. You can give them a call or send an email to see which PHA has jurisdiction in your area.

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Housing Authorities Berkshire County, MA

There are 6 Housing Authorities listed below for Berkshire County. Click on the "+" below to view each HAs. Call to inquire about their jurisdiction.

Pittsfield Housing Authority
65 Columbus Avenue
Pittsfield, MA 01201
MA029 combined Berkshire

Contact

(413) 443-5936 ext. 9017
Phone
(413) 443-7294
Fax
(413) 443-1940
TDD/TTY

Leadership

Linda Tyer
Mayor
Lucille J. Reilly
Board Chairperson
Sharon LeBarnes
Executive Director

North Adams Housing Authority
150 Ashland Street
North Adams, MA 01247
MA034 combined Berkshire

Contact

(413) 663-5379
Phone
(413) 664-7223
Fax

Leadership

Thomas Bernard
Mayor
Colin Todd
Board Chairperson
Jennifer Hohn
Executive Director

Adams Housing Authority
4 Columbia Street
Adams, MA 01220
MA051 section 8 Berkshire

Contact

(413) 743-5924
Phone
(413) 743-5926
Fax

Leadership

Donna Cesan
Mayor
Stephanie Melito
Board Chairperson
Patricia Volpi
Executive Director

Williamstown Housing Authority
35 Adams Road
Williamstown, MA 01267
MA066 section 8 Berkshire

Contact

(413) 458-8282
Phone
(413) 458-9698
Fax

Leadership

Jason Hoch
Mayor
Peter Mehlin
Board Chairperson
Tammy Andrews
Executive Director

Stockbridge Housing Authority
5 Pine Street Heaton Court
Stockbridge, MA 01262
MA080 section 8 Berkshire

Contact

(413) 298-3222
Phone
(413) 298-3844
Fax

Leadership

Danielle Fillio
Mayor
James Welch
Board Chairperson
Andrea Lindsay
Executive Director

Berkshire County Regional Housing Authority
1 Fenn St 4Th Floor
Pittsfield, MA 01201
MA187 section 8 Berkshire

Contact

(413) 443-7138 ext. 223
Phone
(413) 443-8137
Fax

Leadership

Linda Tyer
Mayor
Richard Grillon
Board Chairperson
Brad Gordon
Executive Director

How can Housing Authorities Help?

Housing Authorities (also called "Public Housing Authorities" or "Public Housing Agencies") are privately run, non-profit organizations in charge of overseeing public housing programs in a county or metro area.

Although they are privately run, Housing Authorities are government sanctioned and federally funded.

Berkshire County

Berkshire County has 6 Housing Authorities. You can call or email them to see which PHA serves your area. Find their contact information above.

PHAs may do just the Housing Voucher Choice Program (Section 8), low-rent public housing, or both.

Wait Lists

There is a widespread shortage of affordable public housing in Massachusetts. Most PHAs have a wait list of 1-2 years or more. PHAs may close the wait list when the list is too long.

You may consider checking PHAs in surrounding areas if you do not mind living in a nearby county.

Public Housing Authorities are free and are there to help you find affordable housing. Feel free to reach out to several housing authorities if needed.

Housing Authorities on this page apply to the following cities in Berkshire County, Massachusetts: Pittsfield, North Adams, Adams, Great Barrington, Dalton, Williamstown, Lee, Lenox, Cheshire, Lanesboro, Hinsdale, Sheffield, Becket, Housatonic, Stockbridge, West Stockbridge, Richmond, Otis, Windsor, and Monterey.

These housing authorities apply to the following ZIP codes in Berkshire County, Massachusetts: 01201, 01247, 01220, 01230, 01226, 01267, 01238, 01240, 01225, 01237, 01235, 01257, 01223, 01236, 01262, 01202, 01266, 01254, 01253, and 01270.

Berkshire County, MA is considered part of the following metro area: PITTSFIELD, MA.

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Last updated on February 25, 2020


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