Vertical Construction to Begin at Park Morton
Vertical construction is slated to begin at the Park Morton, a planned development two buildings of new construction mixed-income development. The first building is a 142-unit, 5-story multifamily with exterior courtyards, ground floor amenity space, underground parking, and roof terraces.
The second building is a 6 unit townhome-style building with exterior balconies and porches designed to match the existing character of the neighborhood.
The first phase will deliver 142 units in an L-shaped building along with six units in three-story townhouses/stacked flats.
The building would also house office space for the Park Morton resident council, a community pantry, courtyards and a rooftop lounge. The second phase will deliver 47 additional townhouse/stacked flat units.
The "build first" principle of creating new units for public housing residents before razing their homes, will be heard by the Zoning Commission this week, with delivery anticipated in December 2023.