North Central’s Paseo Verde Set For Spring Completion

 

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  • Temple News discusses Paseo Verde, a LEED Platinum transit-oriented residential complex at 9th & Berks Streets sponsored by the Asociación Puertorriqueños en Marcha. Planners hope to connect low-income residents with job training and opportunities, as well as bridging the divide that the Regional Rail tracks help perpetuate. “[The development] is convenient for a variety of people, and is a perfect location to allow for communities to interact,” said project manager Joanna Cuevas. Construction is expected to be finished in the spring. For more on Paseo Verde, and the promise of transit oriented development in Philadelphia, click HERE for our story today.
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Stephen Currall recently received his BA in history from Arcadia University. Before beginning doctoral studies, he is pursuing his interest in local history, specifically just how Philadelphians engage their vibrant past. Besides skimming through 18th century letters, Steve is also interested in music and travel.



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