New Glassboro building mixes student, market-rate housing

It bears the Rowan name and is located just off the university’s Glassboro campus, but 220 Rowan Blvd. isn’t all about the students. While the 316,000-square-foot mixed-use building, which had its ceremonial debut Friday, will house more than 450 students in apartments, its nearly 60 market-rate units offer a broader appeal. “Everything’s here,” said Robert… Read more »

New Building Opens on rowan Blvd.

GLASSBORO – The transformation here took another leap Friday with the opening of 220 Rowan Blvd., a $74 million towering block of apartments and retail spaces. Officials cut the red ribbon outside the 316,000-square-foot complex, announcing all 456 undergraduate beds will be full on move-in day later this month, and about half of the market-rate… Read more »

220 Rowan Boulevard Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

GLASSBORO – Downtown Glassboro’s Rowan Boulevard is getting ready for business. 220 Rowan Boulevard had their ribbon cutting ceremony this afternoon, marking the opening of the retail, medical, and housing structure, opening this month. “I’m so happy about this thing, and I’m particularly happy for our students because they are going to live in a… Read more »

Rowan Boulevard adds $74M development

One of the largest projects in the ongoing development of Rowan Boulevard in Glassboro, N.J., has been completed, rounding out a large segment of the revitalization of this South Jersey community. The $74 million development called 220 Rowan Blvd. also links Rowan University to Glassboro’s downtown, which was one of the goals of the overall… Read more »

220 Rowan Boulevard to Hold Ribbon Cutting Ceremony This Friday

GLASSBORO–A ribbon cutting ceremony will be held on Friday, August 7th at noon to kick off a two-day Open House for 220 Rowan Boulevard, the new mixed-use retail, medical, and housing structure opening this month on Downtown Glassboro’s Rowan Boulevard. Senate President Steve Sweeney, Gloucester County Freeholder Director Bob Damminger, Glassboro Mayor Dr. Leo McCabe,… Read more »

Ushering in Change

Glassboro is undergoing one of the state’s largest municipal redevelopments and the transformation could change the way people look at South Jersey. The excitement in the air around Glassboro is palpable these days, and for good reason. A transformation of the borough has been in the works in recent years, and if you haven’t driven… Read more »

Inspira, Cooper to occupy Rowan Boulevard

South Jersey hospital health systems will occupy space in 220 Rowan Boulevard, the next building to open in Glassboro’s Downtown. Cooper and Inspira health systems’ medical offices will occupy 27,000 square feet of the new six-story, 316,000 square foot building on Rowan Boulevard. Borough officials will mark the building’s Aug. 7 opening with a ribbon… Read more »

Rowan Boulevard: They’re building it, but will they come?

GLASSBORO — As construction crews continue to labor away with another building nearing completion, the redevelopment project on Rowan Boulevard is working to reshape a once barren area into a new, vibrant downtown district. But transforming the boulevard into a downtown attraction — hustling and bustling with foot traffic and retail — could take some time to achieve and its… Read more »

What can Glassboro expect to see at 220 Rowan Boulevard?

By Andy Polhamus | South Jersey Times on March 04, 2015 at 6:00 PM, updated March 05, 2015 at 2:32 PM Rowan University and Glassboro officials gave a tour of 220 Rowan Blvd. on Wednesday, outlining the future of the mixed-use building. The 316,000-square-foot facility will hold commercial space and more than 200 housing units…. Read more »