To ensure fairness, CHA has an informal hearing procedure and a formal hearing procedure for you to dispute certain decisions about your rental assistance benefits.
You may request an informal hearing to consider whether a CHA decision about your circumstances was made in accordance with the law, HUD regulation, and CHA policies.
An informal hearing may be requested for the following types of CHA decisions:
CHA is NOT required to provide an opportunity for an informal hearing in the following instances:
Notifications and Procedures
If CHA makes a decision regarding your rental assistance that qualifies for an informal hearing opportunity, CHA will notify you. The notice will include a statement that the explanation and hearing must be requested within a specified time period. The participant must request the informal hearing within this time period.
If the informal hearing is requested within the specified time period, the CHA Administrative Assistant will schedule the time, date, and place that the hearing will take place. A confirmation notice will be sent to the participant. The notice will also include the following information:
Formal Hearing Process
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The CHA is accepting applications for the newly renovated Bear Creek Apartments.
• 1, 2, 3, & 4 Bedroom Units Available
• Modern Newly Renovated Units
• Rent Based on Income *
• Low Initial Security Deposit
• Energy Efficient & New Appliances
• Washer & Dryer Hookups
• Park & Laundry Facility
• Resident Services & Family Self-Sufficiency Programs
* Qualified applicants must be low-income.
Apply now at:
The Columbia Housing Authority
201 Switzler Street, Columbia
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
(800) 735-2966 TTY Relay