The $11 million Broadway Lofts project is part of a state incentive that targets net-zero, transit oriented affordable housing.
The expansion aims to make cycling more accessible in a traditionally underserved and disinvested neighborhood.
After a three-year political struggle over spending authority, state lawmakers approved a plan with little fanfare.
EVBox expects about 100 employees by the end of 2020 at a new North American headquarters outside Chicago.
Though COVID-19 has slowed tourism, the state’s effort is continuing: “This infrastructure is going to be needed for decades to come.”