Community First is a dynamic organization in Milwaukee supporting our community by providing low- and moderate-income homeowners with substantial home repairs to bring the housing stock up to code to beautify the neighborhoods we work in and improve the quality of life. Our site is set up as a blog to encourage interaction with our visitors and so that we can provide regular updates on our activities.
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Home Construction and Rehabilitation in our Backyard: Habitat for Humanity Focuses on the Washington Park Neighborhood
"Milwaukee Habitat for Humanity this year plans to build 15 new houses and help at least 30 homeowners with major home repair projects in the city’s Washington Park neighborhood.
The 15 new houses would be built on vacant, foreclosed lots Habitat plans to buy from the city of Milwaukee for $1 apiece. The lots are in the area from West Walnut Street to West Vliet Street, bordered by North 32nd and North 34th streets. The nonprofit organization has committed to centering its projects in the Washington Park area for the next three to five years, said executive director Brian Sonderman..."
07 April 2013