New Kensington, PA
CLIENT: Perfido Weiskopf Wagstaff + Goettel
Pioneer Apartments is a mixed-use 36-unit work and living space that has been sustainably designed to benefit its entire community from the get-go as part of a New Kensington urban revitalization project. The building sits on a donated lot from the city, is equipped with multiple accessible units, has 60+ integrated public-programs for its residents, and was funded by multiple federal and local tax credit programs. The building employs a VRF (Variable Refrigerant Flow) system, and the apartments achieved a PHIUS+ 2015 Certification.