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Coffey County Housing Authority

The Coffey County Housing Authority was established in 1992 by the Coffey County Board of County Commissioners. This Authority was established for the express purpose of enhancing the housing for the citizens of Coffey County.

The Authority is governed by a five-member Board of Directors appointed by the Coffey County Commissioners.

CURRENT BOARD OF DIRECTORS:

Frank Brush - District #1
Bud Redding - District #4
Brian Isch - District #5
Bill Parker - District #5
Mike Skillman - District #5

The Coffey County Housing Authority Board meets the second Tuesday each month, at 12:00 p.m., at the Housing Authority Office.

The Board of Directors hires an Executive Director to manage the operations of the Housing Authority.

CURRENT STAFF:

Ronda Gilbert, Director


CURRENT PROGRAMS:

NEW HOME CONSTRUCTION:

Coffey County Housing constructs new single-family homes. New homes have been built in each one of our towns in our county. These homes are available for purchase by anyone with proper financing. Contact the Housing Authority for current homes for sale.

HOUSING PRESERVATION GRANT:

Over the past several years, Coffey County Housing Authority has obtained and administered in excess of a million dollars worth of housing rehabilitation grants. These grants, which require no repayment have been used for home repairs including, foundation work, roof repair and replacement, siding replacement, window replacements, plumbing and electrical upgrades, and a lot of various general construction projects. Applicants must meet guidelines. Contact the Housing Authority to see if funding is available.

DEMOLITION:

The Housing Authority through its demolition program has demolished several homes and dangerous structures over the past several years, when funding is available. Landfill fees may be requested to be waived for Coffey County homeowners.

PAINT PROGRAM:

In a continuing effort to improve the living conditions within the county, the Housing Authority will provide paint for exterior painting at no cost to the homeowner if they meet income guidelines. The homeowner is responsible for the labor. 

RENTAL RESOURCE GUIDE:

Coffey County Housing Authority provides, at no charge to landlords and tenants, a listing of current property in the county for rent. 

REFURBISHED HOMES:

CCHA started in 2010 buying and refurbishing affordable homes in Coffey County. After work is completed on the home it is sold to anyone with proper financing.

Refurbished Housing

This home is located at 414 Fessenden St, in Gridley.

In 2016, the Coffey County Housing Authority received a grant for moderate income housing through Kansas Housing Resource Council. This grant provided the Housing Authority with $150,000 towards building a tri-plex. The ground was broke on June 1st with an expectancy of being complete in 120 days. These units will be 2 bedroom, 1 bath. There is ground across the street to build a second phase if funding is available.

PLEASE CONTACT US FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION ON ANY OF THE ABOVE PROGRAMS.


Webpage last updated:  2017-02-02 16:24:23

Contact Information

Ronda Gilbert, Director

Coffey County Housing Authority
313 Neosho St
Burlington, KS 66839

Telephone: 620-364-8895

ccha@coffeycountyks.org

Hours: Mon - Fri, 8 am - 5 pm