Fitchburg Housing Authority was established in 1948.
The Agency’s mission is to provide safe, secure rental units for families, elderly, and handicapped or disabled persons. Both the State and Federal Governments fund the programs. Depending upon the program, applicants can be housed either in private sector dwellings or apartment complexes owned by the Fitchburg Housing Authority.
The information within our web site will help you understand the programs available and the requirements to qualify for assistance.
COVID-19 FHA UPDATES
Order Requiring Face Coverings in Municipal Buildings
Orden Que Exige Coberturas Faciales En Edificios Municipales
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FHA Reopening to Public, Tuesday, April 6, 2021
The FHA will resume normal operations beginning on Tuesday, April 6, 2021. Normal office hours will resume at all FHA office locations.
Routine work orders and unit inspections will also be resuming starting in April. We ask all residents to observe social distancing and wear masks when visiting FHA offices and when maintenance staff are in your apartments.
La AVF reanudará sus operaciones normales a partir del martes 6 de abril de 2021. El horario normal de oficina se reanudará en todas las oficinas de la AVF.
Las órdenes de trabajo de rutina y las inspecciones de unidades también se reanudarán en abril. Pedimos a todos los residentes que mantengan el distanciamiento social y usen máscaras cuando visiten las oficinas de la AVF y cuando el personal de mantenimiento esté en sus apartamentos.
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Statewide moratorium on evictions and foreclosures during the COVID-19 emergency
Annual and Capital Improvement Plan
Meeting With FHA Tenants
Wednesday, January 26, 2022
at 11:00 am
50 Day Street Community Room
All Tenants Are Invited and
Encouraged to Participate
FHA January Board Meeting
Wednesday January 26 at 8:30am at C. J. Durkin Community Room (50 Day Street, Fitchburg)
Wearing a mask required
Notice of Public Hearing
The Fitchburg Housing Authority invites all tenants and the general public to a review of
Authority's Proposed Annual Plan for Fiscal Year 2022.
The Annual Plan is intended to provide insight into the
Authority’s operations and plans for the
coming fiscal year as they affect the Authority’s
state-aided public housing. The Proposed
Annual Plan is comprised of the following elements:
1. Proposed Capital Improvement Plan (5-year)
2. Proposed Maintenance and Repair Plan
3. Current Operating Budget
4. Responses to the Performance Management Review (PMR)
5. List of housing authority policies
6. List of waivers from governing regulations of the Department
of Housing and
Community Development (DHCD)
7. Other elements
Hearing time and date: 10:00 AM on 02/23/2022
Hearing location: Fitchburg Housing Authority
50 Day Street Fitchburg, MA
See Special Instructions Below:
Residents and the general public are invited to review the
Annual Plan before the hearing
and may submit public comments as noted below. The Authority
shall consider the
concerns of any Local Tenants’ Organization (LTO) or
Resident Advisory Board (RAB)
regarding needs and priorities and incorporate some or all
of such needs and priorities in
the draft plan if deemed by the Authority to be consistent
with sound management.
Substantive comments will be summarized and included in the
Annual Plan when it is
submitted to the Department of Housing and Community
o Copies of the Annual Plan are available at the Authority’s
office or may be reviewed
online at Please See more detail at COMMBUYS Links for FISH097124 project
BD-21-1502-FHA-FHA-70058 (General BID for
BD-21-1502-FHA-FHA-70067 (Sub BID for
FHA – Invitation to Bid
The Fitchburg Housing Authority, the Awarding Authority, invites
written quotes from Contractors for the Canton Valley (705-2) Development for the Fitchburg Housing Authority in Fitchburg Massachusetts, in accordance
with the documents prepared by Next
The Project consists of: Canton Valley Envelope and Lighting, #097124 - Envelope,
interior and exterior lighting, ADA conversion and site work project at the
Canton Valley Development in Fitchburg, MA. Scope of work to include membrane
roof replacement for all (8) residential buildings and Community Building,
exterior door replacement, selective window replacement at residential units,
wood siding removal and replacement at (3) residential buildings (5 previously
replaced). Renovation of three existing units to be ADA accessible and provide
ADA accessible kitchen in the Community Building. Sidewalks to be removed and
replaced and new ADA compliant ramps to be installed.
Filed Sub Bid Categories: Miscellaneous
Metals, Roofing and Flashing, Plumbing, HVAC, and Electrical
The work is
estimated to cost $ 1,517,555.00
subject to M.G.L. c.149 §44A (2)(B) & to state prevailing wage rates as
required by M.G.L. c.149
§§26 to 27H
inclusive. Contractor must be DCAMM Certified.
will be received until 10:00 a.m., Wednesday
February 9, 2022. Sub Bid deadline is Wednesday, January 26, 2022, at 10:00
should be submitted electronically to: www.biddocsonline.com
and received no later than the date & time specified above.
Filed Sub-bidder questions must be received by Friday, January 21 at 10:00 a.m.
in order to be answered by addendum.
General Bidder questions must be received by Wednesday, February 2 at 10:00 a.m.
in order to be answered by addendum.
Contract Documents will be
available digitally at:
During bidding, the job site will
be available for inspection Between 10:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, January
19, 2022. Please wear a face mask
during site visit. Location is Canton Valley State Public Housing Development
located at 24 Valley Street, Fitchburg, MA 01420. Email:
firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule.
Fitchburg Housing Authority has provided a booklet that contains useful community information & resources for apartment hunting, shelters, food pantries and services.
Housing Resource Book