Housing Authority Secretary: Maria Morris, City Clerk. Email Maria Morris or call her at 949-443-6309.
At the January 10, 2012, Special City Council Meeting, the City Council voted unanimously to assign the housing functions of the Community Redevelopment Agency to the San Juan Capistrano Housing Authority (Housing Authority). On January 17, 2012, the San Juan Capistrano City Council took action to form the San Juan Capistrano Housing Authority. The Housing Authority is a separate legal entity from the City.
The City Council of the City of San Juan Capistrano has by Resolution Number 12-January 17, 2002 declared itself to be the commissioners of the Housing Authority. The Housing Authority shall be comprised of seven members. Members of the Housing Authority shall be the members of the City Council as that body is constituted and shall remain members of the Housing Authority only so long as said members remain on the City Council. New members of the City Council shall automatically become members of the Housing Authority. The City Council shall also appoint two tenants of the Housing Authority as members if the Housing Authority has tenants, or within one year after the Housing Authority first does have tenants. One tenant member shall be over 62 years of age if the Housing Authority has tenants over that age.