“As someone who has grown up and lived in the South End, I know how important South Catherine Street is and how poor of a condition the street has been and continues to be,” he told the P-R.
“In fact, the overall condition of our infrastructure, particularly South Peru Street and South Catherine Street, inspired me, many years ago, to want to get involved in our city and make a difference.”
Tiffer said the project will improve traffic flow, parking and pedestrian access, which is greatly needed.
Farrington said the work could take a full construction season from spring through fall or may need to be spread out over two seasons due to the size of the project and extensive utility work involved.
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