PLCCA Housing Revamp Costs Still Rising, ‘Delays Persist,’ According to Tribune Report

TRIBUNE: Rehab expenses on this 24-unit apartment building in Maywood are on pace to surpass $7.4 million, or nearly $310,000 per unit. The ongoing project had been targeted for completion in spring 2013. (Antonio Perez / Chicago Tribune) Monday, December 28, 2015 || Originally Published: Chicago Tribune || 12/25/15 || By Angela Caputo When Cook County officials first set their sights on financing the overhaul … Continue reading PLCCA Housing Revamp Costs Still Rising, ‘Delays Persist,’ According to Tribune Report

Tribune: Costs, Delays Mounting on Maywood Rehab Project

1832 S. Fifth Ave. in Maywood, shown Aug. 20, 2015, is being gutted and rehabbed under the oversight of Proviso Leyden Council for Community Action. Antonio Perez/Chicago Tribune. Caption by Tribune. Thursday, August 21, 2015 || Originally Published: Chicago Tribune || By Angela Caputo The three-story red brick building on a hardscrabble corner in Maywood defies the image of federally subsidized housing. There are no … Continue reading Tribune: Costs, Delays Mounting on Maywood Rehab Project