Housing & Redevelopment Authority



Bristol Housing is a separate public corporation established pursuant to TCA 13-20-401 et seq. It is comprised of a 5 member board appointed by the Mayor for 5 year terms, 1 of whom must be a housing authority resident.

Member Requirements

Members must reside within the boundaries of the authority, which are the city plus 10 miles outside the city limits, but the 10 mile limit cannot extend into another city or state, or into the boundaries of another housing authority.

Board Powers

This board operates under state statute, rules/regulations and policies established by HUD. The board has a fiscal authority and except as provided for under law does not report to City Council. Oversees administration of the Bristol Housing. Check out the Bristol Housing website for most current information.