Berkeley Housing Authority Board

 Board Members: 

Chair Carole Norris

 Vice-Chair Marjorie Cox, Marva Cremer, Valerie Agostino, Adolph Moody, Daniel Rossi and Gerris Wilkinson



The Berkeley Housing Authority is governed by a seven-member Board of Commissioners.  The Board meets every second Thursday of the month at the North Berkeley Senior Center at 6 p.m. unless otherwise notified. The Finance Sub-committee meets the first Thursday of every month at the Berkeley Housing Authority, 1936 University Ave., Suite 150, Berkeley, CA 94704, at 8:30 a.m., unless otherwise noted 


Communications to Berkeley Housing Authority  (BHA) Board are public record and will become part of BHA's electronic records, which are accessible through BHA's website.  Please note: e-mail addresses, names, addresses, and other contact information are not required, but if included in any communication to BHA, will become part of the public record.  If you do not want your e-mail address or any other contact information to be made public and included in the public record, please do not include that information in your communication.  Please contact the secretary to the board for further information.

2015 Agendas and Summaries: 

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 Agenda Packets/Comments


Jan. 8






Item 6A Draft Minutes December 11, 2014; Item 6Ba MOA BHA and Local One; 6Bb MOA BHA and Local 1021; Item 6C Compensation for Unrepresented Employees

Feb 6 Special PDF  
Feb. 12 Regular PDF Item 4 Status; Item 5A Draft Minutes January 8, 2015; Item 5B Ratification of Labor Agreements a) SEIU Local 1021; b) Local One; Item 5C Approval of Compensation for unrepresented employees; Item 5D Approval of Compensation for Executive Director; Item 5E Authorize a 120% Exception Payment Standard for the Section 8 Voucher Program; Item 5F 2015 Annual Plan a) Appointment of Resident Advisory Board; Item 5G Finance Report Period Ending December 31, 2014
March 12 Regular PDF  Item 4 Status: Item 5Aa Special Meeting Draft Minutes February 6, 2015; Item 5Ab Draft Meeting Minutes February 12, 2015;Item 5B Strategic Planning Update; Item 5C Creation of Non Profit Affiliate; Item 5Da Finance Report for PE December 31, 2014; Item 5Db Draft Budget for FY 2015-2016; Item 5E Vacation Leave Accumulation
April 9 Regular PDF Item 4 Status Report; Item 5A Draft Minutes March 12, 2015; Item 5B Annual Plan Adoption (available for review in the BHA office) ;Item 5C Utility Allowance; Item 5Da Finance Report Period Ending February 28, 2015; Item 5Db Adoption of Budget FY 2015-2016; Item 5Dc Acceptance of FY 2013-2014 Independent Audit (available for review in the BHA office)
May 14 Special PDF Item 5 Status Report: Item 6A Minutes 040915; Item 6B Section 8 Project Based Voucher Workshop; Item 6C UNA contract extension; Item 6D Project Based Voucher Program expansion to 30%; Item 6E Non profit affiliate
June 11 Regular PDF Cancelled
June 25 Special PDF Item 4 Status Report; Item 5A Draft Minutes May 14, 2015; Item 5B Wallace & Row Contract; Item 5C Sterling contract; Item 5D Project Based Voucher Program; Item 5Ea Finance Report for period ending April 30, 2015; Item 5Eb Update: HUDs New Administrative Fee Study
July 9 Special PDF  Item 5A Draft Minutes June 25, 2015; Item 5B Injury and Illness Prevention Program; Item 5C SEMAP; Item 5D Calper     
July 16  3x3 PDF  
Sept. 10 Regular PDF Item 5 Status Report; Item 6Aa Draft Minutes June 25, 2015; Item 6Ab Draft Minutes July 9, 2015; Item 6B Reappointment to commission; Item 6C Election of Officers; Item 6D Transition Committee Plan; Item 6E Finance Report Period ending June 30, 2015; Item 6F CalPERS Retirement contract; Item 6G Designated Exempt positions; Item 6H Local One Contract (corrections)
Oct. 22 Special PDF Item 5 Status Report; Item 6A Draft Minutes 091015; Item 6B Administrative Plan Chapter 17 Project Based voucher revision; Item 6C Project Based Voucher application fee; Item 6D Authorization to solicit requests for award of Project Based Vouchers; Item 6E Finance Report period ending August 31, 2015; Item 6F Adoption of Payment Standards; Item 6G Local One Contract (corrections); Item 6H Executive Director's Compensation; Item 6I CalPERS contract
Nov. 12 Special     PDF Item 5 Status Report: Item 6A Draft Minutes October 22, 2015; Item 6B Finance Report period ending September 30, 2015; Item 6C Payment Standards; Item 6D Executive Director Compensation (oral report); Item 8A Communication from NAACP dated October 19, 2015; Item 8B Response dated November 2, 2015 from Executive Director to communication from NAACP








































Note: On May 22, 2007, the City Council adopted Resolution No. 63,692–N.S. declaring cessation of the current Berkeley Housing Authority (BHA) Board of Commissioners as of June 30, 2007 on specified conditions pursuant to Health and Safety Code Section 34293. The Council also adopted Resolution No. 63,694–N.S. appointing a new board that became effective May 22, 2007. 


2014 Agendas and Summaries  

2013 Agendas and Summaries  

2012 Agendas and Summaries 

2011 Agendas and Summaries 

2010 Agendas and Summaries 

2009 Agendas and Summaries

2008 Agendas and Summaries  

2007 Agendas and Summaries