ATLANTA AWARDED $250,000 TO TRANSFORM ATLANTA UNIVERSITY CENTER NEIGHBORHOOD
ATLANTA – U.S. Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Southeast Regional Administrator Ed Jennings Jr., will announced that Atlanta is among 17 cities to be awarded the first Planning Grant funding through the Department’s new Choice Neighborhoods Initiative. Atlanta was awarded $250,000 to transform the Atlanta University Center Neighborhood into new viable and sustainable mixed-income and mixed-use neighborhood (see attached project summary).
Location of the Event – Ashley College Town Residential Community
NOTE: The actual event will take place in the Community Club House located at the corner of Sells Avenue and Peeples Street (In the vicinity of Morehouse College Football Stadium).
Ashley College Town Rental Office Location:
387 Joseph E. Lowry Boulevard, SW; Atlanta, GA 30310; (404) 755-8177
Ashley College Town is a mixed income, mixed use “college town” type community of 800 mid-rise and garden-style apartments. This is the former Harris Homes Public Housing Development.
Emma H. Newsome
HUD – Atlanta Regional Office
Office of the Regional Administrator