Tuesday, May 8, 2012
Ruston Corner Apartments Finally Open
The sign is up, the Craigslist ad is running (here) - it can mean only one thing. After almost two years, the big remodel of the apartments in Ruston's historic corner building at North 51st and Pearl Streets are finally complete and live bodies can once again occupy the space. The ad states the original hardwood floors have been preserved, but just about everything else is new, even new plumbing and wiring. The 466 square-foot studio apartment will rent for $675 a month.
Across the street, the newly expanded convenience store has opened its doors as well. The gas pumps will be flowing again soon, but in the meantime there is free coffee and a new business to support! Finally, light on the corner...