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Oak Towers

Oak Towers

Designed for active, independent seniors,  Oak Towers is home to a vibrant community of residents who enjoy gardening, crafts, cooking, billiards, and of course, a good game of bingo.

  • 147 units
  • Completed December 1966
  • Designated for residents age 50 or older
  • Located on the southeast corner of Sexton Road and Garth Avenue (700 North Garth Avenue)
  • Efficiency and one bedroom units
  • Craft room, chapel, computer lab, exercise room, community room
  • Resident Gardens on the back terrace
  • Small pet allowed
  • Bus shelter in front of building

Applying for Housing and Moving In to Your New Home

Applying for Housing and Moving In To Your New Home

New, energy-efficient washers in the Oak laundry room




Smoke-Free CHA
For the past four months, CHA staff and residents have met to refine a policy to make CHA's buildings smoke-free. Thank you to all the residents and members of the public who contributed comments and ideas. You can view the final version of the policy on the "What We Do" page of the Web site. The CHA Board of Commissioners will vote on the policy at their March 17, 2015 meeting.

CHA Public Housing Wait List Closing March 1, 2015
This spring, CHA will begin rehabilitation of its Stewart Parker and Paquin Tower neighborhoods. To accommodate residents during construction, CHA is preparing vacant public housing units as temporary homes for the residents of Stewart Parker. In order to have enough units and to avoid adding to long waits for housing, CHA is closing its public housing wait list effective March 1, 2015. Applicants already on the lists will retain their places on the lists in accordance with any preferences for which they qualify.

You Should Know

CHA provides housing assistance to over 1,900 families in Columbia and Boone County.

Families pay 30% of their adjusted household income for rent.

Our Family Self-Sufficiency Programs help families develop five-year plans for self-sufficiency.

201 Switzler St.
Columbia, MO 65201
(573) 443-2556 phone
(573) 874-5161 TTY