MPHA: Need For Sprinklers Cited Months Before Deadly Cedar High Apartments FireThe agency that manages public housing in Minneapolis noted a need for sprinklers in older high-rise apartments months before a massive fire broke out in a 50-year-old building, leaving five people dead from smoke inhalation.
Minneapolis Public Housing Authority Head Tapped For NYC JobRuss oversees fewer than 11,000 residents in Minneapolis. New York City is the nation's largest housing authority with more than 400,000 residents.
Water Main Break Closes Minneapolis Public Housing AuthorityOfficials said the Minneapolis Public Housing Authority offices in downtown Minneapolis have been closed Tuesday due to water main break. The offices, located at 1001 Washington Avenue N., are closed so crews can get into make the necessary repairs and clean up any damages.