Habitat for Humanity of Greater Chattanooga Area hosted a Lunch and Learn event in the Alton Park Villages Community on Saturday, Dec. 8.
“Our Southside Habitat homes provide a great atmosphere for young families, the elderly and even single individuals,” said Tenasa Lucas-McGhee, director of Family and Mortgage Services, Habitat for Humanity of Greater Chattanooga Area. “This is a special community that is enjoyed by neighbors at every stage of life.”
The Lunch and Learn event took place at the South Chattanooga YFD complex and featured guest speakers including: Erskine Oglesby, City Councilman, District 7; Danna Vaughn, Chattanooga Police Department; Tershia Hayes, assistant principle at Calvin Donaldson; Cornelia Johnson, Villages Habitat owner; and tepresentatives from the Chattanooga Fire Department, Station #14
"Habitat Homes that are built in the Alton Park Villages feature attractive two, three and four bedroom updated homes," officials said. "Residents of the community enjoy scenic views of Lookout Mountain with easy access to public transportation and other amenities. Habitat for Humanity of Greater Chattanooga Area, offers Affordable Housing and a secure investment to your future.
"Habitat Homes are equipped with HVAC systems and duct work designed specifically for maximum efficiency that corelates with EPB standard’s keeping electric bills affordable. They also come with low maintenance siding, Laminate Flooring, Grade I insulation packages, Energy Star rated refrigerator and dishwashers, and washer/dryer hook ups. Habitat incorporates these energy efficient features into every new home built. The spacious baths are tiled and provide extra storage space in easily accessed closets. Oversized windows provide natural lighting and a view of the front porch, a rear patio, private drive and surrounding landscaping."