Westhab Breaks Ground on Dayspring Commons


On December 11th members of the Yonkers and Westchester community gathered next to a dilapidated church for Westhab’s Dayspring Commons groundbreaking.

Located in Nodine Hill in Yonkers, Dayspring Commons will create 63 apartments including 37 supportive and will be connected to a newly rehabilitated Community Center. The Commons will provide housing and services to a mix of individuals, including young adults with children. Westhab is rehabilitating, renovating and modernizing the 140-year-old church into a full-service Community Center complete with a brand new basketball court, performing arts stage and playground. The center will have robust community programming for families and children, including vocational trainings and the church will remain a sanctuary for religious services on Sunday.

Bright Power is performing Enterprise Green Communities (EGC), Commissioning, and ENERGY STAR Certification consulting services for Dayspring Commons.

Read the full article on SHNNY’s website.