12 Points project

12 Points project

Posted: Mar. 18, 2019 6:47 PM
Updated: Mar. 18, 2019 6:47 PM

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for change." if you drive through 12 points in terre haute..you'll notice broken siding...missing displays..delapidated buildings. its something one group in terre haute is pushing to change. news 10's sarah lehman is live in twelve points. she spoke with one woman who's heading up what's called the "twelve points revitalization project". sarah joins us now with how the group hopes to improve the area. patrece, rondrell... the 12 point revitalization project hopes to bring life back to this area. right now-- the block is basically abandoned buildings.. but if one group gets its way...this historic area will thrive again. < art.... music... food... fun... four words spray painted on the front of a building. but four things one woman dreams about bringing back to twelve points. "i think a lot of people in the area kind of invision it as a little broad ripple type thing." jennifer mullen was born and raised in terre haute. she's spearheading the initiative to clean up and beautify the city. starting with twelve points. "one of my favorite quotes is the journey of a thousand miles starts with the first step what i'd really like to do is get a lot of people passionate about cleaning up the town and the community and just starting here." "but it's not just about picking up trash or painting some walls here. it's about bringing the history back into twelve points." "it is possible to take some blighted areas and transform them into something wonderful and preserve the history but still make it modern at the same time." mullen's dream is to bring twelve points back to the happening place it used to be just a few decades ago. "i just think if we clean up areas and if we just start with maybe one section at a time even outsiders will come in and see the possibilites." > the group is having a clean up day may 11th. if you'd like to get involved... you can find more information on our website... w-t-h-i-t-v dot com. reporting live at twelve points sarah lehman news 10.
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