El Centro de Oro
El Centro de Oro Streetscape Project was completed in June 2011, was successful in realizing major streetscape repairs for the section of North 5thStreet between Lehigh and Indiana Avenues. This $3.8 million project helped to brand this vibrant commercial corridor and cultural center as a regional attraction for Philadelphia’s growing Latino community. The specific Streetscape improvements completed include:
El Centro de Oro Streetscape Project was funded by the Pennsylvania Redevelopment Assistance Capital Program, Pennsylvania Department of Transportation, the City of Philadelphia, and Cultural Corridor Program managed by the Philadelphia Industrial Development Corporation.