Shola Olatoye, Chair & CEO

NYCHA Chair Shola Olatoye stands near a senior resident who is seated in front of a computer.
Welcome to the Online NYCHA Journal!

I am so excited to welcome you to the new NYCHA Journal!  

This publication is all about you: your home, your community...MORE

Shola Olatoye, Chair & CEO

A Fresh Start

NYCHA’s New Year’s resolution: Continue to work tirelessly on our NextGeneration NYCHA commitment to create safe, healthy communities...MORE


group of people creating a community garden
It Takes a Village to Save the Neighborhood

NYCHA Supports Resident- and Community-Led Sustainability Initiatives

The Ideas Marketplace is an online platform that...

Ms. Elsie, and elderly woman, seated at a table
Ms. Elsie Turns 106

Some people say the secret to a long life is an apple a day, but if you talk to 106-year-old Ms. Elsie Mayer, she might tell...

calculator, tax form, $100 bills, and a black pen
There’s No Time Like Tax Time to Save Money

Virtual VITA tax services are fast and easy.

Many tax sites promise fast filing and instant refunds. Yet users often find that they are paying more than they thought for service and getting less in return. To ensure that you get the most from tax credits and refunds, NYCHA’s Office of Resident Economic Empowerment and Sustainability (REES) is once again offering the “Virtual Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA)” program to all NYCHA residents and Section 8 voucher holders.

Working with the Food Bank for New York City, the... More

Four Years of Progress Under Chair & CEO Shola Olatoye

Over the past four years, under the leadership of Chair & CEO Shola Olatoye, NYCHA has made critical advancements to improve customer service, repairs, and permanent renovations. Listen to NYCHA employees and residents talk about the Authority's progress. ...


Success Academy

Apply Now - Success Academy Charter Schools