Housing Authority


  • 11 a.m.
  • 2nd Wednesday of each month
  • Townhouse
    217 N Washington
    Iola, KS 66749


  • Board appointed Director and Administrative Assistant
  • City ex officio position-City Administrator or Proxy


The term for the Housing Authority is four years.

Board Goals

The Mayor, with approval of the Board of Commissioners, shall appoint five members to the Board of Commissioners of the Housing Authority of the City of Iola. The City Administrator will serve as a non-voting, ex-officio member of the board. The Board of Commissioners is responsible for setting policy, investment of funds, and overall supervision of the Executive Director's management of the properties of the Department of Housing and Urban Development, which includes the Townhouse and various scattered duplex sites; and the property of Rural Development, known as Townhouse East, in accordance with regulations as established by local, state, and federal governments.