Dedication Ceremony Held for New Affordable Housing Complex
Winter Grove, a new HUD Section 202 Supportive Housing Program property for the elderly, was dedicated on April 1, 2015. Twenty-four percent of Southington's population is over the age of 65. It is the first Section 202 in Southington, CT and the last Section 202 building in the state, built under the existing program.
The three-story apartment complex features 40 one-bedroom units with fully equipped kitchens, living and dining area, private bathrooms and ample closet space. Each unit offers individually controlled heating/air conditioning, wall-to-wall carpeting in the living areas and sheet vinyl in the kitchens. Other features included in the building are a central entrance lobby, lounge area, multimedia room, craft room, community room with kitchen, outdoor seating, drop-off area, parking lot and common laundry facility. Energy Star qualified appliances and products were utilized throughout the property.
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