Mesquite Housing Division

The Mesquite Housing Division administers the Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher (HCV) Program. This program is a tenant-based rental assistance program funded by the US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).

Housing Division


The mission of the City of Mesquite Housing Division is to encourage independence, provide housing assistance, and family stability throughout the city to the families we serve by following HUD guidelines with consistent, professional customer service, and teamwork.


Notice of Public Hearing

City of Mesquite Housing Division

5 Year and Annual Plan

The City of Mesquite Housing Division will conduct a public hearing for the 2020 Public Housing Agency (PHA) 5 Year and Annual Plan on Monday, October 12, 2020 at 5:30 p.m. in the Community Services Conference Room, 1616 North Galloway, Mesquite, Texas 75149.

The public comment will end on October 12, 2020. All comments should be made in writing and delivered to:

City of Mesquite Housing Division
Attention: Briana Urquhart, Housing Occupancy Supervisor
1616 North Galloway

Mesquite, Texas 75149
or emailed to:
Copies of the PHA Annual Plan are available for review and inspection at Community Services, 1616 North Galloway, Mesquite, Texas 75149 or an electronic version of the plan is available online at

Further Goals

  • To encourage self-sufficiency of participant families and assist in the expansion of family opportunities which address educational, socio-economic, recreational, and other human services needs. Learn more about the Family Self-Sufficiency Program (FSS)
  • To create positive public awareness and expand the level of family, landlord, and community support in accomplishing the mission
  • To attain and maintain a high level of standards and professionalism in our day-to-day management of all program components.
Please visit to view your waiting list status.