February 22, 2024
South Bend Housing Authority to demolish property close to 4 Winds Area
South Bend Housing Authority to demolish property close to 4 Winds Area

SOUTH BEND — The Housing Authority of South Bend plans to tear down 91 of its townhomes this summer time and to start designing substitute items at a web site close to 4 Winds Area, the group’s director says.

Though HASB is a federally managed company, the South Bend Redevelopment Fee agreed on Thursday to pay the complete $1.6 million for demolition of the out of date Monroe Circle townhomes. The adjoining Rabbi Shulman public housing complicated won’t be torn down for now, although it has been mothballed to restrict additional deterioration.

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The fee additionally granted $500,000 to HASB for design work that may issue right into a grant software to the Division of Housing and City Improvement’s Selection Neighborhoods initiative. Providing grants as much as $50 million, the federal program goals to propel native efforts to revitalize distressed public or HUD-assisted housing in poor neighborhoods.