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Housing

Green light for AMIK II

on Sun, 10/27/2013 - 03:15

 

 

Building permit to proceed with construction of 20 units, located at 3087 Danforth Avenue was approved by Toronto City Hall.

Sod turning for Amik II housing complex at Victoria Park/Danforth area will follow soon.

The New Frontiers Aboriginal Residential Corporation (NFARC) strives to make affordable housing a reality for many aboriginal citizens that live in Toronto. Projects Amik II and III are materializing both in East Toronto to be occupied by First Canadians. Sod turning for Amik III at 3738 St. Clair Avenue East will be mid-November.

Project Amik team: L to R: Nick Ainis, FusionCorp Builder Ed Starr, SHS Consultant Marco A. Guzman, NFARC President Steve Hilditch, Architect

SAVE THE DATE! October 21st-24th 2013 Northern Aboriginal Forestry and Housing Conference

on Fri, 08/02/2013 - 15:37


Northern Aboriginal Forestry and Housing Conference
Promoting Forestry and Housing as Community Economic Drivers
October 21 - 24, 2013: Canad Inns Polo Park, Winnipeg MB
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http://www.frontiersmb.ca/events/northern-and-aboriginal-housing-forum-2013/
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• First Nation Leadership
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Infrastructure Businesses
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Novae Res Urbis: OMB OKs aboriginal housing

on Fri, 08/02/2013 - 15:26

A 22-unit affordable housing development for Aboriginal households is moving ahead after receiving approval from the Ontario Municipal Board earlier this month—11 years after the project was first envisioned by New Frontiers Aboriginal Corporation.  The organization, which opened its first affordable housing complex on Coxwell Avenue in 2002, has been looking for a new location for years. The St. Clair development will make a big difference at an individual scale, but do little to address the wider issue regarding the lack of affordable housing for vulnerable populations, said secretary-treasurer Charles Catto. “It will provide a home for 22 native households,” he said. “It’s just a drop in the bucket, but it’s a start and hopefully it will provide some momentum.” The OMB approval of the project at 3738 St.

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