Portland Housing Authority

, Wednesday 31 December 1969 - 19:00:00

Mission Statement:
The mission of the Portland Housing Authority is to be a leader in providing safe quality affordable housing for individuals and families with low incomes to increase their potential for long-term economic success and a sustained high quality of life.

The Portland Housing Authority (PHA) serves the City of Portland by administering the Housing Choice Voucher Program (Section 8,) a program which assists very low-income families, the elderly, and disabled with decent, safe and affordable housing that is federally funded by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD.)

A voucher holder can lease a unit from a landlord that is willing to participate in the program and that has a unit that meets the Housing Quality Standards (HQS) inspection protocol. Portland Housing Authority has 50 Vouchers.

Entry into the waitlist is based on a lottery system.  When the current waitlist has been exhausted, the application process will be advertised in the local media.


All applications must be mailed to:
Portland Housing Authority
Attn: Jones
409 E. First Street
Muncie, IN 47302

Portland Housing Authority’s HCV Program is managed by the Muncie Housing Authority.  If you have any questions, please contact us at:

Portland Housing Authority
409 E First St
Muncie IN. 47302
Phone: 765-288-9242 Ext.221
Fax: 765-741-7308

E-Mail: @


The Board of Commissioners is:

Myrna Robertson              Chairman
Jeffery Brandon                Vice Chairman
Michelle Collins                Resident Commissioner
Tisha Gierhart                   Commissioner
Angela Gordon                 Commissioner
William (Nick) Miller          Commissioner
Brian O'Neal                     Commissioner
Nathan Vannatter             Commissioner
Joseph N. Anderson         Secretary/ Treasurer

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