Category Archives: News Briefs

CLOTH and Alembic Break Ground on 2142 Amsterdam

On October 10, southern Washington Heights residents joined City Council Member Ydanis Rodriguez, State Senator Adriano Espaillat and State Assemblyman Guillermo Linares to celebrate the start of construction on 2142 Amsterdam Avenue, a $12-million joint development of Alembic Community Development … Continue reading

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Landscape Work Begins on Indigenous Cultural Arts Center in New Orleans

Work began in September 2012 on the landscape portion of the first phase of the Donald Harrison, Sr., Cultural Arts Museum in the Upper 9th Ward of New Orleans.  A joint effort of Alembic Community Development, the Tulane City Center, … Continue reading

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Providence House in The New York Times

Providence House, a partner to Alembic on two projects currently in construction, is the subject of an editorial article in the New York Times on September 18th, 2012. The article champions the efforts of Providence House, a Catholic social service … Continue reading

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Work Begins on 552 Academy Street

Dateline: June, 2012 On June 22, Washington Heights residents joined with community leaders, long-time Alembic Community Development partner Community League of the Heights (CLOTH), elected representatives and City officials to celebrate the start of the much-anticipated rehabilitation of 552 Academy … Continue reading

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Community Celebrates Cedar Avenue Apartments

Dateline: March 8, 2012 Bronx, NY – Morris Heights residents joined local and New York State officials today for a ribbon-cutting celebrating the grand opening of Cedar Avenue Apartments, a unique mixed-tenancy development providing both affordable and service-enriched housing for … Continue reading

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Cedar Avenue Award

Dateline: October 18, 2011 At its 20th anniversary event on October 18th, the Corporation for Supportive Housing (CSH), the country’s leading supporter of permanent supportive housing, recognized Alembic Community Development’s Cedar Avenue project as one of three Champion Supportive Housing … Continue reading

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Bethel Estates Phase 1 Completion

Dateline: September 1, 2011 Alembic Community Development and its development partner, Back Bay Mission, completed the successful transfer of the Bethel Estates project, a 32-unit affordable housing development in Pass Christian, Mississippi, to Chartre Consulting, a Mississippi-based real estate development … Continue reading

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Kosciuszko Street Groundbreaking

Dateline: June 29, 2011 On June 29th, Alembic Community Development and its development partner, Providence House, broke ground on a 46-unit supportive housing project on Kosciuszko Street in the Bedford-Stuyvesant neighborhood of Brooklyn for women coming out of the criminal … Continue reading

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