Applications and Forms

AVAILABILITY Is there a waiting list?

Yes, there is a waiting list and priority is given to residents of Cohoes, then former residents. The length all depends on your family size. The length of time varies so we would encourage you to submit an application as soon as possible. You will then receive a letter that states your name is on our list. Keep this letter, it verifies our receipt of your application. Each year we send out a letter asking if you still want your name on our list. You must respond back within the proper time. Tell us if you change your address or phone number. If you have any more questions or concerns regarding availabilty please email us.

All of our documents are in Adobe Acrobat (PDF) format unless otherwise specified. To view Adobe PDF documents you need to download and install the free Adobe Reader.

You can print out our 8 1/2"x11" application by using Acrobat Reader.

This application is for the Manor, Roulier Heights, Saratoga and McDonald Towers.

You can apply for Section 8 Rental Assistance program.
Fill out the application. Once finished, please sign the areas that require a signature. Then, send the application through the mail to the Cohoes Housing Office at:
100 Manor Sites. Cohoes, NY 12047.



  • CHA Application (259.88KB)

  • CHA Lease

  • CHA Lease pt. 1 (65.50KB)
    CHA Lease pt. 1

  • CHA Lease pt. 2 (119.00KB)
    CHA Lease pt. 2

  • Policies

  • Tenant Handbook (539.80KB)
    CHA Tenant Handbook

  • CHA Occupancy Policy (2,221.83KB)
    CHA Public Housing Admissions and Continued Occupancy Policy (June 2018)

  • CHA Section 8 Administrative Plan (3,335.58KB)
    CHA Housing Choice Voucher Administrative Plan (June 2018)

  • Code of Ethics (40.78KB)
    Revised January 2016

  • CHA Emergency Action Plan (857.25KB)
    Adopted June 2010

  • CHA Grievance Procedure (15.49KB)
    M ay 2010

  • CHA Procurement Policy (293.07KB)
    Adopted December 2015 & annually thereafter

  • CHA Social Media Policy (97.08KB)
    Adopted March 2022

  • CHA Pet Policy (13.47KB)
    Revised June 2015

  • CHA Satellite Dish Policy (204.14KB)
    Adopted June 2015

  • CHA Snow Removal Policy (31.02KB)

  • CHA Workplace Violence Prevention Policy (151.72KB)
    Adopted August 2011

  • CHA Incident and Claim Reporting Procedures (52.12KB)

  • Forms

  • Internet Form (307.00KB)
    CHA Free WIFI Form

  • McDonald Towers AC Form (500.87KB)
    McDonald Towers Air Conditioner Contract

  • CHA Reasonable Accommodations Form (8,488.15KB)

  • Certification of Domestic Violence, Dating Violence or Stalking (104.24KB)
    Violence Against Women Act HUD FORM-50066

  • CHA Summer Youth Employment Application (169.01KB)
    Edited March 2022

  • Other

  • HUD Fraud Form (67.15KB)
    HUD Fraud Form

  • Closing the Gap (414.22KB)


  • NG MS (1,083.41KB)

  • NG RH (1,083.53KB)

  • TenantElections2024 (150.53KB)


  • SimplifiedMedicareEvent (303.30KB)

  • AGS Spring Classes (389.07KB)

  • MCDBingo (473.63KB)

  • HomeBuyerFair (251.21KB)