New block: Thirty-second street, east of Benson.
Brand new for 1996 is this block of Thirty-second street between Benson and Racine in the old Glue Works section of Bridgeport. Housing construction in certain sections of Bridgeport has been done blocks at a time by developers. While the style of these buildings is contemporary bungalow and small apartment; the scale is typical of Bridgeport for many decades -- one- and two-story buildings. And it can also be seen that this block is not far from an industrial zone, The structure in the background is a cement plant on the South Fork of the South Branch of the Chicago river.

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