Peoria Taft Homes http://peoriapublicradio.org en The Taft re-development project begins to take shape http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/taft-re-development-project-begins-take-shape <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:2;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span id="docs-internal-guid-5f147fd4-beb2-5840-b3d3-d92cb8969683"><span style="font-size: 16px; font-family: 'Courier New'; background-color: transparent; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;"><span style="font-family: Georgia, 'Times New Roman', Times, serif; font-size: 14px; line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>The Peoria Housing Authority selected a co-developer to handle the Taft Homes project. Peoria Public Radio’s Tanya Koonce reports they’ve also committed to moving forward on the Greeley School site: </span></span></p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:2;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;">&nbsp;</p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:2;margin-top:9pt;margin-bottom:9pt;"><span id="docs-internal-guid-5f147fd4-beb2-5840-b3d3-d92cb8969683"><span style="font-size: 16px; font-family: 'Courier New'; background-color: transparent; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">The Model Group does property development, construction, and also serves as a management company. It’s goal is to revitalize urban neighborhoods, including mixed-use developments, and affordable housing indistinguishable from market-rate homes.</span></span></p><p> Fri, 14 Mar 2014 04:15:34 +0000 Tanya Koonce 20229 at http://peoriapublicradio.org The Taft re-development project begins to take shape Deciding on the future of Taft Homes http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/deciding-future-taft-homes <div>The Peoria Housing Authority will consider the potential ways and means for the redevelopment of Taft Homes next month.&nbsp;</div><p> Tue, 20 Aug 2013 01:44:15 +0000 Tanya Koonce 10643 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Deciding on the future of Taft Homes Rethinking the southern part of Peoria http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/rethinking-southern-part-peoria <div><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>The southernmost portion of the city got some extra attention this morning regarding redevelopment.&nbsp;</div><p> Fri, 19 Jul 2013 23:42:50 +0000 Tanya Koonce 9159 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Rethinking the southern part of Peoria Considering the future of Taft Homes http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/considering-future-taft-homes <div>The Peoria Housing Authority is in the middle of two days of meetings evaluating future options for Taft Homes.</div><p> Tue, 09 Jul 2013 04:30:29 +0000 Tanya Koonce 8543 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Considering the future of Taft Homes