New senior affordable housing complex in the Bronx features greenhouse and vegetable garden

 A ribbon-cutting ceremony on Monday celebrated the completion of a new affordable housing complex for older New Yorkers in the Bronx.

The Arthur Avenue Apartments on East 179th Street in Belmont has over 170 units available for low-income and formerly homeless people ages 62 and older.

It also offers on-site social services and physician services as well as a greenhouse with a teaching kitchen and a working vegetable garden.

The $91 million project was the recipient of capital funding through the National Housing Trust Fund.

Read the complete article at

Publication date:

Receive the daily newsletter in your email for free | Click here

Other news in this sector:

Sign up for our daily Newsletter and stay up to date with all the latest news!

Subscribe I am already a subscriber