Lake Metropolitan Housing Authority
Housing for low-income residents in Lake County, Ohio
In case of inclement weather, please call our office at 440-354-3347 to verify your appointment.
If the Painesville City Schools are closed due to snow (not cold temperature)
Lake Metropolitan Housing Authority may be on a 2-hour delay.
The office will open by 9:30 a.m.
Should you need to drop off forms, there is a drop box located near the front entrance of our office. Please do not place cash or checks in the drop box.
THE HOUSING CHOICE VOUCHER PROGRAM WAITING LIST IS NOW CLOSED. WE WILL NOT BE ACCEPTING ANY HCV APPLICATIONS UNTIL THE WAITING LIST RE-OPENS.
- You may now check our website to see if you made the waiting list. Please visit: “Waiting List Status & Position Look-up” (click here). Enter your social security number, if your information does not appear, you did not make this HCV waiting list.
- Please do not call the office to check on the status of your application. The office staff will not take your social security number over the phone.
- It is important that you notify our office in writing if your address changes. Application update form (click here). We will send you a letter when your application is pulled.
The mission of the Lake Metropolitan Housing Authority is to advocate for, develop and sustain affordable housing opportunities for the residents of Lake County. We support and encourage residents to attain self-sufficiency while maintaining a customer-centered focus.
Get in Touch
Lake MHA Administrative Office
189 First Street
Painesville, Ohio 44077
Phone: (440) 354-3347
Fax: (440) 354-5008
Lake MHA vacancies, updates, and events
March 13, 2018
All students are welcome to submit a poster with the theme “Peace, Love and Happiness.” 1st place takes $150, 2nd place $75 and 3rd place $50! Submissions are due April 26, 2018.
January 29, 2018
Call now to schedule your free tax preparation assistance for 2018!