redevelopment http://peoriapublicradio.org en PHA IDs another possible parcel for Taft redevelopment project http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/pha-ids-another-possible-parcel-taft-redevelopment-project <div>The Peoria Housing Authority has identified a third parcel where it wants to build new homes for more than 200 units currently at Taft Homes. &nbsp;The newest potential parcel is at 37-72 North Brandywine Drive, near the War Memorial and University intersection. PHA executive director Brenda Coates says the property could house 30 units and is close to public transportation.</div><p> Fri, 07 Mar 2014 23:20:06 +0000 Alex Rusciano 19928 at http://peoriapublicradio.org PHA IDs another possible parcel for Taft redevelopment project PHA redevelopment for Taft Homes taking shape http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/pha-redevelopment-taft-homes-taking-shape <p></p><div>The redevelopment of Taft Homes is taking shape. The Peoria Housing Authority Board unanimously approved taking the next steps in relocating the 216-unit housing complex from near the riverfront. But it’s estimated to cost nearly $45-Million to build the proposed four to six new apartment buildings across the city.</div><div> Tue, 24 Sep 2013 06:37:57 +0000 Tanya Koonce 12373 at http://peoriapublicradio.org PHA redevelopment for Taft Homes taking shape PHA learns how HUD can help with possible Taft re-development http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/pha-learns-how-hud-can-help-possible-taft-re-development <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Officials with the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development say they will be supportive as the Peoria Housing Authority decides how to re-develop the Taft Homes site. HUD representatives discussed programs the PHA could use to sell or demolish properties and either re-build or find replacement housing for residents.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Wed, 10 Jul 2013 11:54:13 +0000 Denise Molina 8614 at http://peoriapublicradio.org PHA learns how HUD can help with possible Taft re-development