Action Steps: Achievable Housing for Teachers and Seniors

On August 21, 2017, Posted by , In News, By ,, , With No Comments

On Saturday morning we held our first community meeting to discern community support for affordable housing in Edgewater and what might be the best way forward. We had a great discussion and those who attended brought a variety of experiences, expertise and thoughts to the table. Feelings and thoughts toward…

20th and Depew: Affordable Housing Opportunities in Edgewater

On June 14, 2016, Posted by , In News, By ,, , With Comments Off on 20th and Depew: Affordable Housing Opportunities in Edgewater

At the northeast corner of Depew Street and 20th Avenue in Edgewater sits vacant retail stores and a deteriorating parking lot. Since King Soopers moved to its present location on Sheridan Boulevard, the main retail center has sat vacant. Since then there have been numerous proposals and plans for the…

Affordable Housing and Education

On November 18, 2014, Posted by , In News, By ,,,,, , With Comments Off on Affordable Housing and Education

If you looked at the poverty rates at our schools in the greater Edgewater area and then drove through Edgewater, you would notice a disconnect. In the six schools we work with, 9 out of 10 children are growing up in some form of family poverty and receive free or…