CM Robert White Comment on DCHA Trash Collection Contract Malfeasance Allegations

Since taking over the Council’s Committee on Housing, I have sounded the alarm about a culture of unethical behavior and a systemic lack of accountability at the DC Housing Authority (DCHA). The recent media coverage of a DCHA trash collection contract allegedly steered to a particular vendor is one of many concerning allegations that have […]

Letter From Councilmember White to the Bowser Administration Regarding HPAP Shortages

July 6, 2023 The Honorable Muriel BowserMayorJohn A. Wilson Building1350 Pennsylvania Avenue, NWWashington, DC 20004 Dear Mayor Bowser, City Administrator Donahue, and Director Green: As Chair of the Council of the District of Columbia Committee on Housing, I am writing in response to the recent announcement that the District has exhausted its Home Purchase Assistance […]

Councilmember Robert White Statement on DCHA Director Brenda Donald’s Resignation

For immediate release: I am grateful to Brenda Donald for her work at the DC Housing Authority. The selection of an interim director and permanent director is very critical to the future success of the agency. Given the numerous recent investigations and suspensions at DCHA, I encourage the Stabilization and Reform Board to select an […]