Rockford celebrates new era at Jane Addams Park Apartments

(photo) JANE ADDAMS TOUR 05/09/2013 2

AMY J. CORRENTI | RRSTAR.COM

Ald. John Beck (left) tours a unit in the Jane Addams Park Apartments in Rockford with James Busse (right), regional manager for Gorman & Company, during an openThe Bridge Rockford Alliance celebrated the completion of Phase 1 of Jane’s Nobel Village.

Community leaders and the public were invited to attend an open house Thursday at the 38-unit disabled supportive housing complex, 502 Seminary St.

The site features a playground, community room, exercise room, computer lab, community garden and a library named for Steve Anderson, a former Rockford Housing Authority director who died in January.

The Bridge Rockford Alliance is a partnership between the housing authority and developers Gorman & Company.

House and dedication Thursday, May 9, 2013.

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