41 Depot St. Glen Lyon, PA 18617 570-736-6965
The Ken Pollock Apartments are owned and operated by ECUMENICAL ENTERPRISES, INC. (EEI), a non-profit corporation established in 1968, with seed money contributed by the First Presbyterian Church of Wilkes-Barre, the Roman Catholic Diocese of Scranton, the Jewish Federation of Greater Wilkes-Barre, and the Metropolitan Lutheran council of Wyoming Valley. The Ken Pollock Apartments are for low and moderate income elderly with rentals subsidized through the USDA, Rural Development. The building contains 40 one-bedroom, with several units able to accommodate handicapped and disabled persons.
The Ken Pollock Apartments are in the center of Glen Lyon, Newport Township, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, on the site of the former Susquehanna Coal Colliery, which land was donated to EEI by Mr. Ken Pollock, Sr. The apartments are located near shopping areas, churches and public transportation.
Rentals are based upon 30% of monthly income, or basic rent, whichever is higher, but no higher than market rent. Tenant must pay for utilities, except water and sewer. A utility allowance is applied.