Jefferson Oaks features the adaptive reuse of the vacant Thomas Jefferson School building, including 20 one- and two-bedroom apartments and community space. The community also includes an additional 40 three- and four-bedroom townhome-style units. Twenty-one of the units are set aside for supportive housing with project-based rental assistance.
Jefferson Oaks is a mixed-income community designed of high quality residential homes built and maintained to be appealing and affordable for hard-working families and individuals. The total development cost is more than $17.5 million and is our largest development to date.
The development was completed and fully leased in late 2018.
New Residents of Jefferson Oaks Get Special Welcome into Their New Homes from Development Partners and Community Leaders.
The City of Oak Park created this video of Congresswoman Brenda Lawrence’s visit to the Jefferson Oaks community, as it is in her district:
Drone footage of Jefferson Oaks development timeline: