Yonkers housing complex to get new name and $177M in upgrades

June 27, 2018 05:22PM

A public housing complex in Yonkers is undergoing a multimillion-dollar renovation, LoHud reported. Residents at the William A. Schlobohm Houses on Schroeder Street will soon have new windows, kitchens, and walls, updated elevators, more security cameras and brighter hallways, among other upgrades. Construction is expected to cost around $177 million. The Municipal Housing Authority for the city of Yonkers plans to rename the complex when work is done, and is currently soliciting ideas from residents. [LoHud]