Press Releases

Vermont’s First Net Zero Energy, Affordable Housing Development Opens

Thursday, October 20, 2016

Waltham, VT— Congressman Peter Welch, state and local officials, community members, and representatives from finance and nonprofit housing and energy efficiency organizations celebrated the opening of McKnight Lane, Vermont’s first net zero energy affordable housing development, at a ribbon cutting ceremony on October 19th. Development partners Addison County Community Trust (ACCT) and Cathedral Square Corporation …

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Shared memories

Saturday, August 13, 2016

Mary Packard was a chestnut-haired, vaudeville dancer barely out of high school when she was crowned Miss Ohio. That was in 1941. Now 92 and a resident of Cathedral Square Senior Living in Burlington, Vermont, Mary recently had a chance to meet a fellow, modern-day beauty queen. Rylee Field, also known as Miss Vermont 2016, …

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A New Volunteer Garden Grows at Cathedral Square Senior Housing

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

Burlington, VT—A crew of volunteers from GE Healthcare just completed constructing four new raised garden beds at Cathedral Square Senior Living on Cherry Street in Burlington. This brings the group’s total to twenty, with sixteen previous built at McAuley Square on Mansfield Ave in Burlington. The raised beds are constructed with heavy cedar timbers which …

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Ceremony Launches Vermont’s First, Multi-Family Passive House Building

Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Cathedral Square Begins Construction on Energy-Efficient Housing for Seniors in Milton Milton, VT—State and local officials, and leaders from finance and nonprofit housing organizations, marked the construction start of an innovative, affordable housing community for seniors at a groundbreaking ceremony on May 2nd. Elm Place is located at 60 Bombardier Road in Milton and will …

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Cathedral Square Wins Governor’s 2016 Vermont Worksite Wellness Award

Monday, April 4, 2016

Cathedral Square, a nonprofit organization that develops and manages affordable housing communities for seniors and people with special needs, was awarded the Governor’s Award for Worksite Wellness at the 2016 Vermont Worksite Wellness Conference on March 30, 2016. The Award, sponsored by the Governor’s Council on Physical Fitness and Sports, recognizes Vermont employers which encourage …

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