By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – A Hill District business will be getting a big boost.READ MORE: County Fire Marshal Investigating Lea's Floral Shop Fire In East McKeesport
Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf has awarded $500,000 for the renovation of Big Tom’s Barbershop and two affordable housing units.READ MORE: Two People Injured At Seven Springs Pond Skim Event
The renovation will be at the site of the iconic Hamm’s Barber Shop on Centre Avenue.
The owner, Thomas Boyd, plans to relocate to the first floor while the second and third floors will be renovated into two-bedroom apartments.MORE NEWS: COVID-19 In West Virginia: State Reports 5 Additional Virus-Related Deaths
The overall project is expected to cost $1.3 million.