Innovative Hamilton affordable housing project gets nearly $2M in federal cash — and national attention
The Hughson Street Baptist Church is building a new home that will be topped with 45 supportive housing units managed by Indwell. It could be a model for faith communities across Canada, they say.
Liberal MP Adam Vaughan, the parliamentary secretary to the minister of families, children and social development, made the announcement Tuesday morning at a construction site on James Street North.
Hamilton affordable housing charity Indwell says education development charges added nearly $100,000 to the $15-million bill for a 51-unit apartment building being built next door to Parkdale Landing, located at the corner of Parkdale and Melvin avenues.
Many Indwell tenants keep a pet. Bobby relaxes at home with one of his cats. Bobby moved into the Perkins Centre in East Hamilton last fall. He’s known for his contagious smile and his collection of ‘paddy hats.’ “I was a totally different person,” states Bobby. “Before I moved here, I never felt safe. I
Photo: Canadian Green Building Council – Greater Toronto Chapter on Instagram Indwell is very pleased to announce that Hamilton’s Parkdale Landing project has won the national Green Building Excellence – Inspiring Home Award presented by the Canada Green Building Council. Indwell’s industry-leading development team for Parkdale Landing included Invizij Architects, Schilthuis Construction, CK Engineering, and