Bethlehem Featured on PA DCED Magazine

Posted by eperdomo - March 29, 2018 - CADC_Bethlehem, Southside Vision 2024, Uncategorized

Work Smart. Live Happy. A Pennsylvania Story. 2017 Edition Bethlehem, PA was featured on PA Department of Community & Economic Development’s annual magazine. Excerpt: A key driving force for South Bethlehem’s revitalization started with the Southside Vision plan in 2001, which was made possible by the DCED Neighborhood Partnership Program. Led by the Community Action […]

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How Bethlehem’s Hayes Street was rediscovered

Posted by eperdomo - July 28, 2017 - 4 Blocks International, CADC_Bethlehem

By Nicole Radzievich Contact Reporter Of The Morning Call The lively, blue-collar neighborhood that Raymond Richter remembers as a child is showing subtle signs of a return along south Bethlehem’s Hayes Street. Preening alongside the tired brick facades of his hillside neighborhood are the strategic restorations of some early 20th century homes. Asphalt siding on one twin […]

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Organization seeks investments for South Side revitalization

Posted by anewell - January 26, 2015 - CADC_Bethlehem, Southside Vision 2024

By Brian Pedersen January 26, 2015 at 11:32 AM The organizers of a community and economic revitalization plan for South Side Bethlehem are looking to secure additional investments from local companies to help boost the city’s business opportunities. With financial support of almost $2 million from M&T Bank, Just Born Inc., PPL Corp. and Lehigh Valley […]

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Photos: Bethlehem Community members come together to cleanup Tranquility Park on June 25, 2014

Posted by anewell - June 27, 2014 - 4 Blocks International, CADC_Bethlehem

By Matt Smith | The Express-Times The Express-Times   View photo gallery HERE. Community Action Development Corporation of Bethlehem (CADCB) held a community planting day event with Bethlehem community members to clean up Tranquility Park on East Fourth Street on June 25, 2014.

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Southside Vision maps 10-year Bethlehem master plan

Posted by anewell - May 28, 2014 - Southside Vision 2014

Author: Cristiano Lima , Reporter Published: May 28 2014 12:42:40 AM EDT BETHLEHEM, Pa. -Bethlehem revitalization program, Southside Vision, held a presentation Tuesday to announce their tentative 10-year development master plan for the district. Hosted jointly by the Community Action Development Corporation of Bethlehem and the City of Bethlehem at Broughal Middle School, the event […]

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Photos: Bethlehem Dedicates New Pocket Park

Posted by admin - December 18, 2013 - 4 Blocks International, Southside Vision 2014

BY CHRIS KNIGHT / MORNING CALL PHOTOS View photo gallery HERE. Bethlehem Mayor John Callahan, left, and Mike Albarell, volunteer chairman of the Four Blocks International Committee, unveil the new name “Tranquility Park” as they dedicate a new pocket park in Four Blocks International neighborhood, Wednesday December 18, 2013.

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South Side Vision seeks additional investment

Posted by admin - December 13, 2013 - Southside Vision 2014

Lehigh Valley Business By Brian Pedersen             December 13, 2013 at 11:00 AM While four corporations gave nearly $2 million to fuel more than $8 million of improvements to South Side Bethlehem as part of a 12-year master plan, the organizers behind the plan are looking for more private investment as they set future goals. Coupled […]

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Southside Vision 2014 hoping for another decade to better Bethlehem

Posted by admin - December 12, 2013 - Southside Vision 2014

 By Sara K. Satullo | The Express-Times The Express-Times on December 12, 2013 at  7:00 PM Southside Vision 2014 is hoping for another decade. The partnership between the Community Action Development Corp. of Bethlehem and the city has gotten four corporate partners to invest $1.94 million into the South Side neighborhood over the past 12 years. […]

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Amber makes its very big mark – gateway to Bethlehem

Posted by admin - December 6, 2013 - Eastern Gateway, Southside Vision 2014

By A.M. Weaver, For The Inquirer Posted: December 05, 2013 Click HERE for the full article. In October, the Amber collective celebrated its most recent major project, the Directions of Perspective mural commissioned as part of Bethlehem’s Southside Vision 2014, a revitalization project that also features a state-of-the-art skate park, an anchor in the community. […]

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Mural’s completion celebrated in Bethlehem on Oct. 18, 2013

Posted by admin - October 18, 2013 - Eastern Gateway, Southside Vision 2014

By Stephen Flood | The Express-Times Photos View photo gallery HERE. Mayor John Callahan speaks as the Community Action Development Corp. of Bethlehem hosts Mingle at the Mural to celebrate the completion of a large, outdoor public mural at Steel Avenue and East Fourth Street, the city’s eastern gateway, on Oct. 18, 2013.

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