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El Jardin’s Revival: General Contractor Franklin Construction Limited Takes On Historic Restoration

Historic Restoration, El Jardin

El Jardin Hotel, a historic landmark constructed in 1927 in downtown Brownsville, is poised for a remarkable revival. Thanks to the expertise of general contractor, Franklin Construction Limited but more over the community of Brownsville. Following its closure in the 1980s, this iconic building remained dormant for decades. It left the community with a fervent desire for its restoration unfulfilled.

Acknowledging the urgent need for affordable housing for lower-income families, the Housing Authority of the City of Brownsville (HACB) embarked on an ambitious mission to fully restore the El Jardin Hotel. Vice Chairman of HACB, Jesse Miller, disclosed a staggering waitlist of over ten thousand families in need of new housing. 

General Contractor Takes On Historic Restoration

A Bright Future For El Jardin

The revival of El Jardin is about preserving a historical structure, however it’s also about delivering a brighter future for the community. Franklin Construction Limited, acting as the general contractor, is fully committed to preserving the building’s unique character and also incorporating modern elements.

Construction has officially commenced. The restored El Jardin serve as a symbol of resilience and as a haven for families to thrive. It will provide them an opportunity to establish their own legacies.


Stay Tuned for Updates

First, we are honored to spearhead this transformative project, the journey to restore El Jardin is only beginning. We eagerly anticipate sharing updates, milestones, and stories from the heart of the renovation.

As we tirelessly work to breathe new life into El Jardin, we remain profoundly grateful for the trust and support of our community. Together, we are not just reconstructing a historic structure, but we are rekindling the spirit of Brownsville.

Stay tuned for more exciting developments and a grand reopening that promises to be a momentous occasion. We invite you to celebrate this major milestone with us!