2023 DBBDA Events

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Community Development

The City of Bradford’s Office of Economic and Community Development (OECD) has been aggressive over the past two decades in undertaking a number of community development projects to improve the overall quality of life in the area.

Past community development projects have included:

  • Colonial Heights new housing construction.
  • Onofrio Street revitalization and new housing construction.
  • Elm Street Neighborhood “Project Pride” improvements.
  • Kessel Athletic Field/Callahan Park & Ice Rink Improvements.
  • Tuna Valley Trail Association Community Trails projects
  • Pine Street Revitalization.
  • A four-phase “Gateway” Improvement Project.
  • Hanley Park Renovation.

Current projects include:

  • Neighborhood Partnership Project (NPP) in the 2nd Ward neighborhood, which involves house rehabilitation, housing construction, infrastructure improvements, new curbing/sidewalks, and improved security in the area.
  • A three-phase Main Street Streetscape project, which will include new sidewalks, curbing, improved ADA accessibility, new lighting, trees and landscaping. Phase 1 has been completed with Phase 2 ongoing
  • Renovations to Veterans Square currently in the design phase