Dear Public Housing Family,

As you are all aware, the Corona Virus (COVID-19) is spreading rapidly within in the United States. The Housing Authority of the City of Winston-Salem is committed to the safety of all public housing families and staff. Since this is new territory for all of us, we appreciate your understanding during this time. Please make note of the following changes to our practices for the foreseeable future.

Dear HCV Participant Families and HCV Landlords,

As you are all aware, the Corona Virus (COVID-19) is spreading rapidly within in the United States. The Housing Authority of the City of Winston-Salem is committed to the safety of all participants, landlords, and staff. Since this is new territory for all of us, we appreciate your understanding during this time. Please make note of the following changes to our practices for the foreseeable future.

 The Loewy Building at Winston Square is conveniently located in along 4th Street, in the heart of downtown. This excellent location is within walking distance of featured restaurants, shops, entertainment and premium residential space in the recently revitalized area. It is also in close proximity to the I-40 and Hwy. 52 corridors. We offer office suites from 255 to 3,050+/- sqft. available for lease (various options include reception areas, conference rooms and break areas). Convenient parking is available for your employees and guests. The beautiful art deco style building is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and is a certified Local Historic Property. For more information, contact Lisa Campbell at 336-917-6090 today!

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Kevin Cheshire, Esq.

Housing Authority of Winston-Salem Votes to appoint Kevin D. Cheshire as the new Executive Director for the Housing Authority

The Board of Commissioners of the Housing Authority of Winston-Salem (HAWS) voted today to appoint Kevin D. Cheshire as the next Executive Director. Cheshire was selected out of 35 applicants nationwide for the position.

According to Board Chair Dr. Arthur King, who lead the Search Committee, “The Board Search Committee conducted a nation-wide search and we are pleased to announce that Kevin Cheshire is the new Executive Director for HAWS. Kevin has proven himself to be wise beyond his years and exceptionally energetic in moving the Housing Authority forward.”

Please be advised that due to Governor Cooper's stay at home order for NC, HAWS is offering a conference call line for those who would like to dial in for the Committee and Board meetings. Up to five minutes prior to the meeting you can dial (866) 528-2256 and enter access code 7033067 when prompted.

Committee Agendas

Development Committee Documents
Finance Committee Documents

The Housing Authority of Winston-Salem is updating the owner portal effective November 1, 2017. Owners will have access to monthly HAP statements, caseworker contact information, inspection schedules and reports, and 1099s. Please click “register now” below to register for the Housing Authority of Winston-Salem’s RentCafé. If you have any questions, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. NOTE: If you are a current landlord you will receive either a letter or email with your registration steps.

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IMPORTANT NOTICE

Charter to Offer Free Access to Spectrum Broadband and Wi-Fi For 60 Days For New K-12 and College Student Households and More

Spectrum is offering free broadband and Wi-Fi internet access for 60 days to students impacted by the coronavirus shutdown.
Charter Communications, Spectrum’s parent company, announced Friday that beginning March 16, it will make its services available for free for 60 days to households with K-12 and/or college students who don’t already have internet through the company.
To enroll in the program, call 1-844-488-8395. Installation fees will be waived for new student households.