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Providing Affordable Housing In Lexington for over 75 Years

The Lexington-Fayette Urban County Housing Authority of Lexington, Kentucky, has been managing public housing and providing affordable housing opportunities in the Lexington community since 1934. The Lexington-Fayette Urban County Housing Authority manages more than 1,300 units of public housing, over 2,500 Section 8 vouchers, and offers homeownership opportunities. We continue to create affordable housing initiatives and make them available to individuals and families in need.

Public Housing Wait List Opens

The Lexington Housing Authority is now accepting applications ONLY for two (2) and three (3) bedroom apartments located at its Public Housing Self-Sufficiency sites. In addition to the general requirements for all Public Housing programs, the Self-Sufficiency program requires that the head-of-household or spouse/co-head-of-household must demonstrate he/she has been working for at least 37.5 hours per week (Self-Sufficiency I) or 20 hours per week (Self Sufficiency II) for at least 6 months prior to the eligibility certification or signing a lease at a Self-Sufficiency site. Interested persons may apply at the LHA Central Office, 300 W. New Circle Road, from 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m., Monday, Wednesday and Friday, until January 30, 2015.  Click here to read more.

Section 8 Landlord Announcement

The Lexington Housing Authority has converted to a new software program. Beginning July 1, 2014 Section 8 landlords will need to re-enroll for access to your online account for Housing Assistance Payments (HAP). If you currently access your account on-line you must re-enroll to continue to have access to the HAP information. Should you need assistance, please call Aldean Pleasant, Manager at (859) 281-5025 or Tonya Christopher, Assistant Manager at (859) 281-5026.

Lexington-Fayette Urban County Housing Authority    
Office Hours: Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Main: 859.281.5060  

300 West New Circle Road, Lexington KY

Fax: 859.281.5055