Chester Housing Authority takes control of two sites from private firm

Residents of Wellington Ridge and Chatham Senior Village can look forward to their properties getting caught up on deferred maintenance now that the Chester Housing Authority (CHA) has come in.

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Philadelphia Inquirer: For 18 years she lived in Chester’s housing projects. Now she’s returned to inspire

For Marrea Walker-Smith, the words still sting.
“You aren’t going to be anything because you come from the housing project.”

Decades ago, a 10th grade history teacher at Chester High School said those words to her in conversation. As soon as Walker-Smith’s mother, Dolores Walker, found out, she headed to the school and told the teacher she thought his comment was inappropriate and flat-out untrue.

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THE SPIRIT: COURT FAVORS PRIVACY FOR SEC. 8

In a case involving the Chester Housing Authority (CHA), the Pennsylvania Commonwealth Court ruled public housing authorities can keep the addresses and names of Housing Choice Voucher Program (HCVP) participants private. The program is commonly called Section 8.

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The Spirit: CHA Wins Major Award for Unique Farm/Store Partnership

The Chester Housing Authority (CHA) has won a prestigious Bellamy Award for its unique Bennett Farm marketing partnership with a local grocery store. The Pennsylvania Association of Housing and Redevelopment Agencies (PAHRA) determined that the farm-to-store arrangement was the top community development project from among all entries, including those from much larger housing agencies around the state.

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Delaware County Daily Times: Chester farm shares its bounty

Veterans and children living in Chester Housing Authority properties gathered Thursday at the Ruth L. Bennett Community Farm to showcase their culinary expertise at a farm-to-table fundraising event. For 10 years, the farm has welcomed Chester City residents to its grounds to learn the art of farming and healthy eating. Now, it is bringing together two different CHA program participant groups: Children from low-income families and veterans.

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Delaware County Daily Times: Chester Charter School for Arts opens on former CHA site

Hundreds of excited Chester Charter School for the Arts (CCSA) students and their families attended an open house Thursday afternoon for the new 90,000-square-foot school facility located at 1500 Highland Avenue. The non-profit K-12 public charter school will hold a private ribbon cutting ceremony Friday to mark the opening of their new $25 million campus.

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