Wednesday, July 28, 2010

$1,035,000 in NSP funds awarded to Jeffco

The Colorado Department of Local Affairs has announced that $1,035,000 in Neighborhood Stabilization Funds have been awarded for the acquisition and rehabilitation of Kendall Street Apartments in Jefferson County.

The Jefferson County Housing Authority (JCHA) received a grant of $1,035,000 in Neighborhood Stabilization Program (NSP) funds to acquire and rehabilitate the Kendall Street Apartments. This property is located at 3905-4035 Kendall Street in Wheat Ridge, Jefferson County. All of the 21 units will serve households at 50% AMI or lower with some of these apartments available to people who receive services at Jefferson Center for Mental Health that have demonstrated readiness for independent living. JCHA management will provide building supervision and JCMH will support their consumers to ensure their success in this environment. Rehabilitation work includes new furnaces, windows and doors to improve the buildings’ energy efficiency.