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Fort Worth Housing Authority
Authority for Creation and Operation
The Housing Authority is a separate unit of government authorized by Chapter 392 of the Local Government Code. (This board is subject to state law regarding the number of board members and length of terms of service and therefore exempt from similar provisions in City ordinances.)
Method of Appointment
Appointed by the Mayor, in accordance with Chapter 392 and as authorized by resolution adopted by the City Council on January 5, 1938. No Commissioner may be an employee or officer of the City for which the Authority is created.
Term of Office
Two-year staggered terms. All Commissioners shall hold office until their successors are appointed and qualified.
General Powers and Duties
Responsible for the administration of Federal Public Housing in the City of Fort Worth.
Members are not considered to be officers of the City of Fort Worth.
Meeting information can be found at the Fort Worth Housing Authority website.
|Place||District||Original Appointment||Term Expires|
|Zelda Randle||5||Oct. 16, 2014||Jan. 31, 2016|
|Richard "Dick" Stinson||3||June 7, 2011||Jan. 31, 2015|
|Terri Attaway||8||April 7, 1998||Jan. 31, 2016|
|Mark Presswood||4||Nov. 3, 2009||Jan. 31, 2015|
|Michael Ramirez||9||Oct. 10, 2012||Jan. 31, 2016|
Expired terms are holdover positions.
Chairperson: Terri Attaway
Meets on the third Thursday of each month at 5 p.m. and alternates its meeting places between its central office and the housing complexes.
No meeting dates posted.
Naomi W. Byrne
President and CEO
P.O. Box 430, Ft. Worth, 76101