Robert Hyder Apartments
Robert Hyder Apartments at 1310 Linden Drive, has 116 one-bedroom apartments exclusively for seniors aged 62 or older. Wheelchair accessible units are available. The kitchens have electric stoves, refrigerators, garbage disposals and built-in microwave ovens. Each unit has emergency pull cords for use in case of illness or injury. The apartments are also cable ready and have several telephone jacks. Rent at the Hyder apartments is based on thirty percent of the tenant's income with a minimum rent of $25.00 per month.
There is a community room and computer room for the tenants to watch television, have carry-in meals, work on projects or chat with friends. The building has conveniently located laundry areas. Hyder also houses a beauty salon and the Clarke Senior Center where lunch is served each weekday. The Clarke Senior Center is also used for many scheduled programs and activities just for seniors, including Bingo every Wednesday. To ensure the tenants' safety, the entrance to the building is restricted to key card holders. Visitors can come in only with tenant authorization. Small pets are welcome at Hyder.
The Hyder Apartments is on the city bus route with a bus stop at the front door and accessible to the Handi-Wheels shuttle service.
To apply for the Hyder Apartments, print the Housing Application .
For more information, call manager Becky Kraus at 573-634-3058.
The apartments were named for former Jefferson City Mayor Robert L. Hyder.