An infusion of federal money into an affordable housing construction project at 500 James Street North in Hamilton means rents will stay affordable indefinitely for tenants moving in.
Federal Announcement at 500 James St N – 08/27/2019
The federal government announced it’s chipping in two-million-dollars to help Hamilton create new affordable housing apartments.
Dale Manucdoc has the details
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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.