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City of Houston and Partners Break Ground on Reconstruction of New Senior Living Community

May 17, 2022

April 14, 2022 — Houston, Texas — Mayor Sylvester Turner and partners today broke ground on the reconstruction of a senior community at 2100 Memorial Drive. The new development replaces a former senior living community that was flooded with five feet of water during Hurricane Harvey. The new community will sit two feet above the 500-year…

City of Houston Celebrates Grand Opening of New Development in North Houston

April 14, 2022

April 14, 2022 — Houston, Texas — The City of Houston Housing and Community Development Department (HCDD) and partners today celebrated the grand opening of a newly constructed development in North Houston. Hartwood at West Little York, 7925 W. Little York Road, Houston, Texas 77040, is where working families, seniors, and veterans can call home. The…

City Council Approves Contribution to Robins Landing

December 1, 2021

Funds provided will facilitate necessary infrastructure December 1, 2021 — Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner and City Council today approved $4.79 million toward Robins Landing, a master-planned residential community in Northeast Houston. The 127-acre community, developed by Houston Habitat for Humanity, will include more than 450 single-family homes and essential services. “Increasing the amount and availability of…

City Council Approves First Developments for New Harvey Recovery Small Rental Program

November 10, 2021

The Program provides opportunities for renters and nonprofit developers  November 10, 2021 — Mayor Sylvester Turner and City Council approved Wednesday the first developments in the new Harvey Recovery Small Rental Program. As part of the City’s long-term recovery strategy, the Program will build separate communities of up to seven apartments each throughout the city.…

New Hope Housing Savoy To Provide Supportive Housing In Sharpstown Area

October 29, 2021

Sharpstown community of 120 apartment homes is the latest to break ground in the Harvey Multifamily Program October 29, 2021 — Mayor Sylvester Turner and community leaders joined a groundbreaking celebration for New Hope Housing Savoy located in Sharpstown. Well-known in Houston for creating affordable homes and wrap-around services, New Hope Housing Savoy will provide homes…

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