1 June 2010
The minister for Social Development, Margaret Ritchie MLA, visited Fold Housing Association\'s office in Londonderry to announce the launch of a major social housing scheme located at Skeoge Road.
The three phase project has the potential to deliver 280 much needed homes. Phase 1, which is due to commence in March 2010, is based on the delivery of 124 general needs units in accordance with Code Lever 3, sustainable homes, lifetime homes and secure by design criteria. In addition, the scheme has been designed to provide play areas for children.
Mr Cameron, Fold\'s Chairman commented, "Fold aims to build communities, and our Skeoge Road project has been designed to meet this challenge. We are proud to work alongside the DSD and NIHE in the provision of much needed social housing.
I look forward to seeing these plans, turn into a thriving community."