PHA announced third potential location for Taft Homes

By WEEK Producer

March 7, 2014 Updated Mar 7, 2014 at 9:19 PM CDT

PEORIA, Ill -- The Peoria Housing Authority has announced another potential site for the relocation of Taft Homes residents.

The lot on the 3700 block North Brandywine Drive will be the third location considered under the Taft Redevelopment Plan. The other two locations are the 900 block of North East Jefferson and the 2900 block of West Lake Avenue.

The Taft Homes on Eaten Street currently houses 216 units. PHA officials have said the goal is to disperse poverty in the city.

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