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Oakhurst Transformation

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Oakhurst Transformation Plan


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Create affordable housing in the City of Decatur, while promoting vibrant and healthy communities. 

Mission Statement

The Housing Authority of the City of Decatur, Georgia offers many programs and services to meet the needs of the City of Decatur and to provide for its growth and development and to assist individuals and families at varying levels of income to afford to live in quality housing in the City of Decatur


Our programs are designed to meet the needs of  renters, owners, and hopeful owners; welfare recipients, young families, service workers, police and fire personnel, the elderly, and many others.

With these goals in mind, the Authority plans, develops and implements programs that are specifically designed to improve the lives of our families, promote our thriving community and to foster economic development within our city.  Additionally the Authority offers programs directly to the residents of its affordable housing rental communities.

All Wait Lists are closed

Decatur Housing Authority is not taking applications for the Wait Lists for the Section 8, Elderly Building or its Affordable Housing properties at this time.  

The Decatur Housing Authority shall continue to be recognized as a leader in affordable housing by:


· Expanding the availability of affordable housing;

· Offering educational support to the residents;

· Respecting and responding to the needs of the residents and our community;

· Working with the City and other community partners; and

· Using a holistic approach in our processes, programs, and resources.


Decatur’s MARTA Mural: How it Happened


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Our Offices will be closed the week of Thanksgiving (Nov  22-26) we will reopen at 8am on Monday November 29th