2018 Development that Best Preserves Special Needs Population

66 West

Developer: Beacon Interfaith Housing Collaborative
Location: Edina, Minn

2018 Special Needs Population DOD Winner 66 West

A first-of-its-kind development in a desirable area of Minnesota is making a big difference. 66 West, a 39-apartment affordable housing complex in Edina, Minn., is focused on long-term housing for unaccompanied homeless youth.

Developer Beacon Interfaith Housing Collaborative collaborated with Edina Community Lutheran Church to complete the development to provide long-term housing, supportive services and convenience to transportation and employment. 

Apartments have a refrigerator, range, full bathroom and central air, while the development has a secure entry system, elevator, exercise room, laundry rooms, multipurpose rooms, a computer lab and on-site management and social services. 

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