Williamsburg Redevelopment & Housing Authority


View meeting information, agendas, and minutes for the Williamsburg Redevelopment and Housing Authority (WRHA).

5-Year & Annual Plan

View the Williamsburg Redevelopment & Housing Authority 5-Year Plan.

To speak to the Authority's staff, call 757-220-3477.

The Mission Statement of the Authority

The Williamsburg Redevelopment and Housing Authority is a provider of safe, decent and affordable shelter as well as economic opportunity for those of greatest need and which will effectuate a positive impact on the community and the region in which it is located.

To accomplish the mission, it is our aim to:

  • Preserve and maintain the existing housing stock to ensure long-term viability
  • Pursue a course of action that will control overall operating costs while sustaining a suitable quality of life for residents.
  • Provide a safe and secure living environment for residents
  • Support social and economic programs that will best help our residents to improve their quality of life and become more self-sufficient
  • Provide opportunity for residents to participate more fully in the decisions affecting the management of the Authority and to accept more responsibility around those issues which affect their lives.
  • Continue to investigate areas for homeownership and community development
  • Our clients will be treated with dignity and respect and we will continually strive to improve the quality of life for all residents of our community.
  • We are dedicated to achieving our organizational goals through the pride and commitment to excellence by our people.