The Lafayette Oxford Foundation for Tomorrow, or LOFT, is now accepting applications for its grant cycle. Applications are due by July 31. (May 6, 2013, Page 5A)
Originally faculty houses, Community Green houses were moved from the University of Mississippi campus to land off Molly Barr Road. Now a neighborhood of 23 families, residents enjoy a close-knit neighborhood. (January 28, 2013, Page 1, 14)
Three more homes are available in Community Green. For more information call HOME at 801-5280. (June 21, 2012, Page 1)
Thanks to a grant from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, five people in the LOU community will get $50,000 toward the purchase of a home in the Community Green subdivision.
The Oxford Tree Board, thanks to a grant from the Mississippi Forestry Commission, is helping homeowners learn how to plant trees on their property by providing free workshops and even free trees to plant.
The Tree Board received a $1,500 grant to purchase trees of a wide variety. They picked two subdivisions — Eagle Point and Community Green to begin their new project. (November 17, 2010, Page 1)