Dr. Normah Salleh-Barone Appointed to the Housing Authority of Cook County Board of Commissioners

July 28, 2020 |

Today, the Housing Authority of Cook County (HACC) announced the appointment of Moraine Valley Community College’s vice president of Student Development, Dr. Normah Salleh-Barone, to…read more

State Pledges $1.5 Million in Low-income Housing Tax Credits to Redevelop St. James Site as Housing for Veterans

July 20, 2020 |

(Chicago Heights, IL) – Today, the Illinois Housing Development Authority (IHDA) authorized $1.5 million in the form of Low-income Housing Tax Credits (LIHTC) for the…read more

The Housing Authority Of Cook County Delivers Groceries And Personal Protective Equipment To Residents’ Doorsteps

May 8, 2020 |

HACC Collaborates with Top Box Foods to assist Low-income Communities Experiencing Food Insecurity (Cook County, IL) – Today, Executive Director Richard Monocchio and Cook County…read more

The Housing Authority of Cook County Takes Action in Response to COVID-19 Outbreak

March 19, 2020 |

HACC implements unprecedented measures to protect health and safety of HACC staff, residents and vendors (Cook County, IL) – Under the direction of Executive Director…read more

Cook County Officials and Partners Break Ground at Affordable Housing Site – President Preckwinkle Announces Formation of Affordable Housing Task Force

February 26, 2020 |

Joined by members of the community, the Interfaith Housing Development Corporation and other County officials (the Bureau of Economic Development, the Housing Authority of Cook…read more

Housing Authority of Cook County Participates in Groundbreaking HUD Credit Reporting Study

February 14, 2020 |

Housing Authority of Cook County one of three Public Housing Authorities nationwide to participate in first-of-its-kind study (Cook County, IL) – Today, a new report…read more

2019 Annual Report

January 21, 2020 |

Click the cover below to read all about the year 2019 at the Housing Authority of Cook County:

President Toni Preckwinkle Tours South Suburban Redevelopment Sites

October 25, 2019 |

Today, Executive Director Richard Monocchio was joined by Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle for a tour of the newly-redeveloped, affordable housing sites located throughout…read more

Student Scholarships and Support Grow in the South Suburbs

September 28, 2019 |

Thanks to a collaborative effort between the Housing Authority of Cook County (HACC), One Million Degrees (OMD) and local community colleges, 65 HACC residents and…read more

The Housing Authority of Cook County Commits to Providing Affordable Housing to Support the Reentry Community

September 23, 2019 |

Today, Housing Authority of Cook County (HACC) Executive Director, Richard Monocchio, announced a new housing pilot program in collaboration with the Circuit Court of Cook…read more

HACC Employee Honored with Women’s Leadership Award by WNBA Team Chicago Sky

August 20, 2019 |

Phyllis Johnson, a former counselor from the Housing Authority of Cook County’s (HACC) Family Self-Sufficiency Program, was honored tonight as the recipient of the #RedefinePossible…read more