B-Line Neighborhood Update: August 11, 2014
Habitat for Humanity of Monroe County will be taking the first steps to build its B-line neighborhood in the next two months. Ongoing updates about the neighborhood project will be posted at www.monroecountyhabitat.org. Liaisons from each of the surrounding neighborhoods, City Council members, and Plan Commission members will also receive updates to share with their constituents.
On Tuesday, August 26th from 5:30 - 6:30 p.m. at the Monroe County... Read More »
2014 Home Builders Blitz kicks-off
Monroe County's 5th Home Builders Blitz began on Monday, June 2nd with a kick-off ceremony and wall raising at 8 a.m. During Builders Blitz, seven home builders come together with their subcontractors and suppliers to donate their time, materials, and expertise to build three homes for hard-working local families. This year's signature builders are John Ingram Builder, Inc., Loren Wood Builders, Building Associates, Bailey and Weiler Design / Build, Rubicon... Read More »
B-line neighborhood update: June 2, 2014
B-line neighborhood receives unanimous Final Plan Commission approval
During the Plan Commission meeting on Monday, June 2 Habitat received a unanimous vote of approval to move forward with the B-line neighborhood. Since the last hearing at City Council, which also unanimously voted in favor of the project, Habitat has been working with the City of Bloomington, Environmental Commission, local neighbors, and city planning staff to finalize the design for... Read More »
B-line Neighborhood Update: May 27
To ensure that all parts of the B-line neighborhood property are in compliance with residential construction environmental standards, Habitat for Humanity of Monroe County initiated additional soil testing. This is supplemental testing to the report that was requested by City Council and was presented at the Environmental Commission on May 15th.
This additional soil sampling was conducted on additional portions of the property, specifically where the homes... Read More »