The governing board for the Halstead Housing Authority consists of a group of qualified and dedicated individuals who work together to provide quality housing opportunities for low income families and individuals.
The purpose of the Halstead Public Library and it's governing Board of Trustees is to provide informational and recreational resources to all people and groups within the community. The Library Board makes and adopts rules and regulations for the administration of the library. The Trustees govern all aspects of the Library including (among many others) yearly budget, property maintenance, creating and monitoring short and long term range priorities to implement the Libraries objectives.
The Halstead Parks and Recreation Commission is in charge of facilitating the operation, maintenance, improvement, and expansion of all park land within the city and carrying on a supervised recreation system.