Worcester Common Ground has posted a new video of the July 16, 2013 Austin Corridor II Project Celebration which included a neighborhood cookout, recognition speeches from WCG and partners, a ribbon cutting, and tours of the properties.  The video features the transformation of the properties, introduction by WCG Executive Director Yvette Lavigne, followed by the ceremony, speeches, and event.  Click next for a video directory of speakers and content start times.

 ACII Project Celebration Video Directory

A celebration of the nearing completion of the Austin Corridor II Project which restored and refurbished six buildings creating 20 units of quality and affordable rental housing.  A video record of this day is presented below.


Video Content    Title    Start Time                        Duration                               
1) The Transformation    00:00 01:10
2) Introduction      
  - Yvette Lavigne Executive Director, Worcester Common Ground 01:!5 01:15
3) Ceremony   02:20 18:45
  - Jono O'Sullivan President, Worcester Common Ground 03:25 01:15
  - Sarai Rivera Worcester City Councilor 04:50 03:25
  - Harriette Chandler MA State Senator 08:15 02:15
  - Tim McGourthy Development Officer, City of Worcester 10:30 02:00
  - Bruce Ehrlich MA Housing Investment Corp. 12:30 01:45
  - Clark Ziegler MA Housing Partnership 14:15 02:00
  - Aaron Gornstein Undersecretary for Housing and Community Development 16:15 02:25
  - Lisa Stewart New Resident 18:40 02:20
4) Ribbon Cutting & Tour    21:10 02:!5

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