The Darien Housing Authority ("DHA") owns and operates Old Town Hall Houses (719 Post Road) and, in addition to owning the land, is a partner in The Heights at Darien (24 Allen O'Neill Drive). Meetings are held the fourth Tuesday of each month. More specific dates, agendas, minutes and information about the meetings can be found below. DHA is governed by five (5) Commissioners. Four of the Commissioners are appointed by the Board of Selectmen and the fifth is a DHA resident elected by fellow DHA residents. All DHA properties are owned, managed and operated in accordance with State and Federal regulations.
The Heights at Darien
Transformed from the Allen- O’Neill Homes, The Heights at Darien is an affordable apartment community developed in partnership with the Darien Housing Authority. Completed in 2014, and located on 10+ acres in Darien, The Heights offers renters modern apartment living close to all that Darien has to offer. Consisting of 106 high quality apartments and town houses, the development offers a community room with a business center, on- site management offices and an entertainment area for residents to enjoy. There is a mix of income restricted one, two, and three bedroom dwellings.
The waitlist for The Heights at Darien is currently closed.
Leasing at The Royle: The Royle was previously known as Old Town Hall Homes
Those interested in leasing a new home at The Royle can reach out to management (Imagineers) for more information and to be put on the list to receive an application, once available. Interested households can email Imagineers at RoyleAdmin@imagineersllc.com or call 860-768-3470. Additionally, interested residents may also visit website (https://theroyledarien.com), which prospects can contact our leasing team. We anticipate all leasing related activities (i.e. application drop off/mailing, interviews) will occur at The Heights (24 Allen O’Neill Drive, Darien, CT), until The Royle is ready for occupancy. We will have further details regarding the application process available soon. We anticipate demand for a home at The Royle will be high and availability is limited.
OTHH Resident Reclocation Q & A
DHAdmin@imagineersllc.com Imagineers is contracted to manage the day-to-day management of The Royle (which was Old Town Hall Homes)
Joseph Warren, Chairman
Term: 7/01/16 to 6/30/21
Peter Bigelow, Treasurer
Term: 7/01/17 to 6/30/22
Term: 7/01/18 to 6/30/23
Term: 7/01/15 to 6/30/20
Term: 7/01/14 to 6/30/19
Darien Housing Authority
24 Allen O'Neill Drive
Darien, CT 06820
Office Hours: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. Tuesday thru Friday