Kebero Court adds 103 new homes for low-income families

On Friday, June 5, nearly 200 people gathered to celebrate the completion of Kebero Court, the first new low-income housing at Yesler Terrace in 75 years.

Sunny Kebero Court open space

Sunny Kebero Court open space

Built by the Seattle Housing Authority, Kebero Court will house 103 low-income families whose incomes fall far below the poverty line. Residents who participated in the festivities gave the new building high praise. “This place is the fullness of our eyes. You brought tranquility to us. You fulfill our promise.”

The new housing is located at 1105 East Fir Street, along 12th Avenue near where it intersects with Yesler Way.

See detailed information about the project on the Seattle Housing Authority website.

 

« Yesler Community Collaborative receives multi-year grant from JPMorgan Chase & Co. BUILD Health grant awarded to InterIm Community Development Association »