About Us

About Us


Welcome! Thank you for visiting the Richmond Redevelopment and Housing Authority (RRHA) website. Upon your visit, you will have access to important news, information and insight into the various programs and services which we provide for our customers and the City of Richmond.

Our Board of Commissioners, staff, residents, and partners are all vital components in Building Vibrant Communities. Our work is a proud reflection of tradition and service spanning more than seven decades. I encourage you to use this time to review our accomplishments which underscore our focus, commitment and contributions to the success of the City of Richmond.

RRHA has benefited from many partnerships that have helped us create numerous economic and business opportunities for those we serve. Through these collaborative efforts we have helped many families transform their lives; and communities across the city experience a revitalized spirit, while we strive to provide effective service for our customers.

Here at RRHA, we are proud to be on at the forefront of positive change in the areas of affordable housing, community revitalization and economic development!

Thank you,
T.K. Somanath,
Chief Executive Officer


Please use the links at the left for more information about The Richmond Redevelopment and Housing Authority:

  • Vision, mission, and values
  • Board of Commissioners
  • RRHA Strategic Plan
  • Maps and statistics regarding RRHA communities
  • Frequently Asked Questions about our Public Housing Program
  • Policies and Procedures
  • Agency Plan/Information


Fair Housing Statement
It is the policy of the Richmond Redevelopment and Housing Authority to provide services without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, familial status, physical handicap or disability.