A celebratory groundbreaking ceremony took place on Wednesday to mark the commencement of construction on Miroza on the Hudson in downtown Yonkers. The 250 unit multifamily development is located at 44 Hudson Street in the downtown Yonkers area. The developer of the project is Azorim TLV: AZRM
Joining Azorim Chairman Hershey Freidman and COO Jack Klein in the ceremonial groundbreaking were: Mayor Mike Spano, City Council President Lakisha Collins-Bellamy, City Council Majority Leader Tasha Diaz, City Councilmember Shanae Williams, County Legislator James Nolan, County Legislator Vedat Gashi, Yonkers IDA President James Cavanaugh, Yonkers Housing Authority President Wilson Kimball, Yonkers Downtown BID President Sarah Brody.
The 25 story, 250 unit, project is part of a $200 million mixed use development and is developed by Azorim which also developed the residential buildings at the Ridge Hill Complex in Northeastern Yonkers. Situated in the downtown Yonkers area, the project will include 25 apartments designated as affordable. Miroza on the Hudson still include many amenities for its residents including a fitness center, rooftop garden, a library, residential lounges, children’s playroom, and a party room.
Azorim COO Jack Klein said, “Azorim is thrilled to continue developing residential buildings in the City of Yonkers. Mayor Spano and his team have demonstrated true partnership in sharing our vision for a tower whose innovative design will enhance the Yonkers skyline. We believe that Miroza on the Hudson will be a welcome enhancement to the downtown Yonkers area.”
“Miroza on the Hudson involves more than just economic growth for the City of Yonkers,” said Yonkers Mayor Mike Spano. “Its unique design spurs a transformative development along the Yonkers waterfront for those individuals who want nothing more than to stay here, make a living, and take part in our City’s future.”
The Yonkers City Council is pleased to welcome Azorim Investment, Development and Construction Co. LTD. as the company breaks ground on its newest residential development project in the Downtown Yonkers community. The Miroza Tower at 44 Hudson street will bring 250 units of luxury housing in its uniquely designed high rise building. “The Council appreciates Azorim’s continued commitment to the City of Yonkers” says Lakisha Collins-Bellamy Yonkers City Council President.
Azorim has been initiating and planning projects in Israel for over 50 years, dedicated to careful attention to the needs of residents, modern architecture, and customer service. Azorim is a public company traded on TASE. Its controlling shareholder is international businessman Mr. Hershey Friedman.