Monday, July 24, 2017
History

The Biloxi Housing Authority was created on May 26, 1939.   For over 70 years, the Biloxi Housing Authority has been the public housing agency for the citizens of Biloxi, providing safe, decent, sanitary and affordable housing.  Originally created to assist veterans returning from World War II, the first development was constructed during the President Franklin D. Roosevelt administration at the East End Homes site on Maple Street, the current location of Cadet Point Senior Village completed in 2007 which is part of the HOPE VI development and was the first multi-family development to be completed in the City of Biloxi post Hurricane Katrina.