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Purdue Housing Project

State Road will see new housing opportunities for residents

Posted: May 13, 2019 6:13 PM
Updated: May 13, 2019 6:13 PM

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3 a major new housing project has started on state street near purdue.the provenance development is a part of the one-hundred and twenty million dollar state street redevelopment.news 18's marvin bills has more. 3<nat pop: construction noise that's the sound of construction taking place in discovery park district.mayor john dennis: "the whole idea is obviously there's been a lot of development going on, on the west end of the city. and a lot of that development has been in partnership with purdue." ground work has already started for a walkable, urban neighborhood adjacent to purdue university. the goal of this project is to create a modern community close to the energy of a university.mayor john dennis: "when we look at what is currently the available housing stock in west lafayette we can realize that there is some popular choices and some not so popular choices. and what we would like to do is get a taste of "twenty-first century-ness." nat pop the intergenerational design will include single- family detached homes, condominiums, townhomes, cottages and market rate apartments.mayor john dennis: "i think it's imperative that we start doing something to accommodate that population base that we've helped attract to our community." stand up: "this neighborhood development will set center stage for those who seek a quality of life that is more urban. the construction going on behind me is for the apartment complex by the name of aspire. it will hold 835 units and is slated to open mid-august. this major housing development is the 5th major project announced in the past two years for discovery park district." mayor john dennis: "it's not just students it's families. i think that's an important component to mention. it will be a very suitable residential area for families." marvin bills news 18.> 3 this is the fifth major housing project announced in the past two years for the discovery park district. 3 a traffic alert for anyone who uses north river road often - starting today, the road will be closed to through traffic for the next three months.crews will be rebuilding a three- mile stretch from soldiers home to happy hollow roads.a detour allows access to the river of river bend hospital.?if you are coming from the interstate, the detour takes you to soldiers home road all the way until you cross the bridge over sagamore parkway to turn onto happy hollow, which then can be taken to north river road.?the road is expected to reopen on august 11th. 3
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