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Center Village Construction Continues

The construction at Center Village continues with the completion of the new building the gut renovation and expansion of the existing cottage apartments commmencing. Construction completion and lease up is expected to start around November 1, 2018. The Connecticut Department of Housing awarded the Housing Authority of the Town of Glastonbury's (GHA)Center Village redevelopment project $6,500,000 from the ninth round of the Competitive Housing Assistance for Multifamily Properties (CHAMP 9) financing . Some of the other financing that made the project possible include CHFA issued tax exempt bonds and commitment of 4% Low Income Housing Tax Credits, Eversource purchased $1,000,000 in HTCC funding and GHA reserves. The redevelopment of Center Village will create 38 new units through the construction of a new building. A complete renovation and construction of new additions to 34 existing units will provide ample living space and modern amenities. The final product will provide a new property and ownership structure that will offer modern affordable housing to households in three different income tiers:

Income Categories
Income Tier Single Person Annual Income Two Person Annual Income
25% AMI up to $16,950 up to $19,375
50% AMI up to $33,900 up to $38,750
60% AMI up to $40,680 up to $46,500

 

Affordable ASSISTED LIVING Apply here! We have a few openings at the Herbert T. Clark Assisted Living facility. If you are interested, you can download an application here, or call their office at 860-652-7623.

Eversource purchases second $500,000 in HTCC tax credits to help fund Center Village Redevelopment The Connecticut Housing Finance Authority ("CHFA") announced that the Housing Authority of the Town of Glastonbury's Center Village redevelopment project was awarded $500,000 in the 2017 Housing Tax Credit Contribution Program ("HTCC"). Eversource purchased all $500,000 in State tax credits. Tom Dorsey expressed Eversources's continured commitment to purchase the HTCC credits in support of the affordable housing industry.

GHA maintenance staff provides rapid responses time to tenant request work order in fiscal year 2017 GHA maintenance staff continues to proivde quick turn around on tenant requested work orders. GHA allows up to 10 calendar days for a routine work order to be completed. GHA maintenance staff is continuing to average 2.4 days to complete all routine work orders..

2018 WACY summer program for Welles Village ChildrenThe Welles Village Activity Council for Youth (WACY) will be opening registrarion for the 2018 summer soon. For more information please contact the main office 860 652-7568 or at info@glastha.org.

GHA The Glastonbury Housing Authority Five Year Plan FY 2016 - 2020 lays out the goals of the authority and operating policies.

GHA Awarded Grant From Norma & Natale Sestero Fund The Hartford Foundation for Public Giving announced GHA has been awarded $50,000 from the Norma and Natale Sestero Fund. The grant will help fund the extension of the Town of Glastonbury's fiber optic network to Village Green and Herbert T Clark House allowing GHA to provide free Wi-Fi access to low income residents from community spaces.

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