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Jacque Smith, Director of Public Relations
Nov. 1, 2005
Investor partnership provides financing for student housing
Lincoln developers Rick
Krueger and Kent Thompson will join Union College administrators to
celebrate a collaborative investment project that will add contemporary
student housing to Union College’s campus by fall 2006. A ground blessing
ceremony for a 24-unit apartment-style residence is planned for Saturday,
Nov. 5, 4 p.m., as a part of Union’s annual Parents Weekend events. The
ceremony will take place at the future site of the building to be located
at the east end of campus (the corner of Cooper Ave. and S. 52nd St.).
Mayor Colleen Seng is slated to attend the event, and the public is
Timeline: Construction will begin in early November and is expected to be
completed by August 2006.
16 one-bedroom, one-bath units (725 square feet)