Fair Share Northgate II featured in LeadingAge Magazine
The wonderful work our friends and partners over at Fair Share Northgate II has been highlighted in LeadingAge Magazine. The article introduces the building as a ‘safe haven’ to the over 400 residents that call Northgate home.
Camden, NJ, population 77,000, is one of the poorest, most crime-ridden cities in the country. Sitting in the midst of this urban area is Fair Share Northgate II, a high-rise apartment building providing a home and safe haven in 402 affordable housing units, of which 308 are for elderly or disabled residents. Northgate II is part of Fair Share Housing Development, a not-for-profit founded by Peter J. O’Connor, a public interest attorney who has been counsel to the plaintiffs since 1971 in the landmark Mount Laurel litigation which requires that all 566 municipalities in New Jersey provide their “fair share” of the regional need for affordable housing.