Special Needs Project Breaks Ground in Columbia, MO by admin


Posted October 20th, 2016 at 1:04 PM


COLUMBIA — A ribbon cutting and ground breaking ceremony was held Tuesday to celebrate the construction of a new special needs affordable housing development.

The buildings will be located on sites in central and southwest Columbia. It will provide 28 energy-efficient apartments, 24 of which will be one-bedroom units.

Potential tenants include adults with a disability who can live on their own with or without support, small families that include a child with a disability or other people with special needs as defined by the Missouri Housing Development Commission.

The ceremony was held on 306 St. Joseph Street at 4:00 p.m.

The project is expected to be completed by fall 2017.

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