New Senior Building Breaks Ground At Faubourg Lafitte

(pictured left to right): Lisa Ambrose, Congressman Cedric Richmond's Office; Terri North, President & CEO of Providence Community Housing; Mike Womack, Director of FEMA Louisiana Recovery Office; Ellen Lee, Director of Housing and Community Development for the City of New Orleans; Gregg Fortner, HANO Executive Director; Emelda Paul, Faubourg Lafitte Resident; Earl Randall, Director of New Orleans Field Office, US Department of Housing and Urban Development; Lindsey Darnell, Director of Community and Constituent Relations, New Orleans City Council District D Office; Pat Forbes, Executive Director, Louisiana Office of Community Development Disaster Recovery Unit; Nadine M. Ramsey, New Orleans City Council Member District C; Marcus Johnson, Senator Vitter's Office; Cheryl Williams, New Orleans HUB Director, US Department of Housing and Urban Development.

(pictured left to right): Lisa Ambrose, Congressman Cedric Richmond’s Office; Terri North, President & CEO of Providence Community Housing; Mike Womack, Director of FEMA Louisiana Recovery Office; Ellen Lee, Director of Housing and Community Development for the City of New Orleans; Gregg Fortner, HANO Executive Director; Emelda Paul, Faubourg Lafitte Resident; Earl Randall, Director of New Orleans Field Office, US Department of Housing and Urban Development; Lindsey Darnell, Director of Community and Constituent Relations, New Orleans City Council District D Office; Pat Forbes, Executive Director, Louisiana Office of Community Development Disaster Recovery Unit; Nadine M. Ramsey, New Orleans City Council Member District C; Marcus Johnson, Senator Vitter’s Office; Cheryl Williams, New Orleans HUB Director, US Department of Housing and Urban Development.

100-Unit Senior Building Slated to Open Spring 2016

 

On February 25th, Providence Community Housing and Enterprise Community Partners along with the Housing Authority of New Orleans welcomed city, state and federal agencies to the Sojourner Truth Neighborhood Center for an official groundbreaking ceremony. Members of Providence’s STNC Senior Program, members of the Faubourg Lafitte Tenants Association, as well as a host of community partners and residents joined in to attend the groundbreaking and press conference celebration.