Avesta Housing to share in $500,000 grant for River Turn infrastructure

CONCORD, NH – Communities and organizations in six rural counties will share $11 million in federal funds awarded through grants from the Northern Border Regional Commission (NBRC).

Created by the US Congress in 2008, the NBRC is a federal-state partnership working to alleviate economic challenges in northern counties across New York, Vermont, New Hampshire, and Maine. In New Hampshire, projects are eligible for the Catalyst program in all, or portions of, Belknap; Carroll; Cheshire; Coos; Grafton, and Sullivan Counties.

Avesta Housing Development/Mount Washington Valley Economic Council in Conway will receive $500,000 to connect Technology Lane and Council Road along a 36-acres parcel of partially developed land, which will develop infrastructure to support 160 new affordable housing units and business development.

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