Hamilton Crossing

Bob Eccles

Ypsilanti's Hamilton Crossing housing area has come a long way since the days when it sat run down and nearly empty, a magnet for crime with boarded up windows.  Both Hamilton Crossing and its residents are doing much better now.

Tax credits helped pay for renovations at the property, and the Family Empowerment Program has been helping residents improve their lives. 

Hamilton Crossing Wins Award

May 14, 2014
Michiganhousinglocator.com

Ypsilanti's Hamilton Crossing housing development has been recognized by The Affordable Housing Tax Credit Coaliton with its 2014 Charles L. Edson Tax Credit Award.

Ypsilanti Housing Commission Executive Director  says the award recognizes the sense of community among residents, and the special programs offered at the complex. Zachary Fosler says those programs include computer training, employment connections, health care and after school programs.