White Swan Apartments

Uniontown, PA

Sleighter Engineering was commissioned to provide all engineering and construction administration services for the total renovation of the classically styled White Swan Apartment building located in Uniontown, PA.  The project is funded through Pennsylvania Housing Finance Agency (PHFA) competatively awarded tax credits.  The project included a complete gut remodel of an existing six story hotel building converting it into 47 modern one bedroom apartments.  All building infrastructure was updated including electric, sanitary and storm sewer, water and natural gas.  The community space including a large ballroom are designed to respect and enhance the original design and finishes while modernizing to current housing standards.  The project was designed on an accelerated 90 day schedule and included Building Code Permits, Land Development, Erosion and Sediment Control, Stormwater Management and Highway Occupancy Permits. The project was approved by the funding agency meeting all design requirements established by PHFA.



Client Fayette County Housing Authority



  • Site Planning
  • Alta Survey
  • Topographic Survey
  • Site Planning & Land Development
  • PennDOT Highway Occupancy Permit
  • Bid Package Preparation
  • Pennsylvania Housing Finance Agency (PHFA) Project
  • Construction Administration


Project Area: .5 acres

Building Area: 40,700 square feet