Philadelphia Housing Authority

Multiple Projects

Project Details

Construction Manager & Design-Builder

$254 Million

Philadelphia Housing Authority

Philadelphia, PA

Blackney Hayes Architects
Kramer Marks Architects
Kise Straw and Kolodner
Wallace Roberts & Todd, LLC


Project Description

New construction and rehabilitation of over 1,000 residential properties in the City of Philadelphia, which included:

Tasker Homes Phase I - Included a 72-unit senior care housing building with activities center, laundry facilities and other related amenities; 173 twin and row homes; a maintenance and training facility; and PHA management offices. Scope includes new streets, sewers, and storm drains; telephone, electrical and cable television utilities; and significant environmental remediation and demolition activities. Completion December 2004.

Tasker Homes Phases II & III - Includes 125 homeownership units and 184 rental units (including 28 handicapped accessible rental units); new streets, sewers, and storm drains; telephone, electrical and cable television utilities; and significant environmental remediation and demolition of existing housing units and community center. Completion January 2006.

Mill Creek Development - Design and construction of 80 rental units and 40 homeownership units; demolition and asbestos abatement. Completion April 2005.

Wilson Park Apartments Phase III - Reconstruction of 153 residential units covering several city blocks. Completion February 2004.

Suffolk Manor Rehabilitation - Renovation of 137 residential units and reconstruction of adjacent streets and alleys, as well as associated utilities. Completion December 2003.

Hill Creek & Whitehall Apartments Phase III - Reconstruction of 66 apartment units in multiple buildings. Completion February 2004.

Whitehall Apartments Phase IV - Reconstruction of 65 apartment units in multiple buildings. Completion June 2004.

Whitehall Apartments Phase V - Comprehensive modernization of 62 rental housing units. Completion November 2004.

Germantown House Renovations - Renovation of eight-story, 219-unit apartment building into 133 units. Completion May 2006.

Wilson Park Community Center/Senior Towers - HVAC modifications to four towers; playground/street lighting; addition to towers; community center addition/renovations. Completion February 2006.