Mixed Income Redevelopment in North Omaha

Part 2 of Meadows' Article for Reuters "Real Estate Review" (Fall 2013)

  Proposed site plan for "Highlander" development in North Omaha. (Omaha NE)

Proposed site plan for "Highlander" development in North Omaha. (Omaha NE)

In Volume 41 No 3, (Fall 2012) of the Real Estate Review, Othello Meadows, Executive Director of the Omaha non-profit development corporation, Seventy-Five North, introduced us to a vision for redevelopment in an area of the city that had proved almost immune to the successful accomplishment of such efforts historically. His non- profit, with the assistance of the non-profit Purpose Built Communities of Atlanta, is working to redevelop a 23 acre site of former Omaha Housing Authority housing on Omaha's near north side into a mixed-use, mixed- income community that would attract residents from all socio-economic and demographic groups.

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