Opportunity


  • Project will create more than 2,700 on-site jobs during construction
  • An aggressive M/W/LBE contracting plan is in development:
    • Maximize the use of contractors who live in the neighborhood
    • Maximize the purchase of goods & services from local businesses
  • Project will boost the local economy with $25 million in annual spending

Impact


  • Approvals targeted for 2019 with construction starting in 2020
  • A phased construction plan to minimize disturbance to residents, beginning with buildings on Lenox Avenue and proceeding east