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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.

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201 Switzler St.
Columbia, MO 65201
(573) 443-2556 phone
(800) 735-2966 TTY Relay

Randy Cole Named New CEO of the Housing Authority

The Columbia Housing Authority Board of Commissioners is pleased to announce the appointment of Randy Cole as the new CEO of the Columbia Housing Authority (CHA).  Mr. Cole will start his position on May 3, 2021.  For more information please refer to the press release below.

“We are so pleased that Randy has accepted our offer,” said Bob Hutton, Chair of the Board of Commissioners. “We conducted an extensive search and found the perfect candidate in Columbia ready to hit the ground running. This is very fortuitous for CHA and the residents of public housing.”