Groups aim for Northwest Arkansas housing designed with more age groups and needs in mind

Posted: February 17, 2017 at 1:07 a.m.

Carol Gaetjens, a retiree who uses a wheelchair because of multiple sclerosis, spent almost a year searching for an accessible apartment or home, with nearly all the choices taken or with several steps at the front door.

Meeting information

A working group on how to expand housing that’s accessible to all age groups in Fayetteville is meeting today at the Fayetteville Public Library. Anyone who’s interested is welcome to attend.

• Where: Walker Community Room at the library, 401 W. Mountain St.

• When: 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.

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