New low-income housing and some market-rate units planned for the new neighborhood.
Earlier this month, the Alexandria Redevelopment and Housing Authority (ARHA) announced that it will work with national development companies Fairstead, Mill Creek Residential and The Communities Group (TCG) to transform the Samuel Madden public housing. The plan will significantly increase Alexandria’s affordable housing units.
The Samuel Madden public housing was originally built in 1945. It consists of 66 affordable, brick two- and three-bedroom townhouses which sit on 3.44 acres located along Henry and Patrick Streets (Route 1 South and Route 1 North) between Madison and First Streets.Read Full Article