Month: April 2019

Mayor Fischer, Congressman Yarmuth and HUD representatives join Russell residents to break ground on first phase of new housing at Beecher Terrace

With Phase I of development now underway, Mayor Greg Fischer, Congressman John Yarmuth and representatives from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) joined former and current residents of Beecher Terrace and other Russell residents to celebrate and break ground on the first new building at the redeveloped Beecher Terrace site. The new […]

A new Russell neighborhood: Work starts on affordable-housing complex

From his apartment building across Ninth Street, Ed Powers can see the first blooms of a new Russell. The sight isn’t much to look at yet — just a dirt-covered lot surrounded by a tall wire fence. But come fall 2020, a fresh senior housing complex should rise from the property, signifying new life in a neighborhood […]