The hearing at the Planning Commission will be Tuesday, January 13th, and it would be surprising to learn of meaningful critique or objection. It looks alright and likely to be approved.
|Phase 2 on the south side, looking northwest|
|Before! Close to the same view|
More than anything it'll just be great to see life, activity, commerce, and strolling where there was rubble and empty concrete.
But I gotta say, that grassy corner in the top image, and in plan view below - imagine an ice cream shop in the summer there...
|South Block, Phase 2 in lighter cream color,|
corner lawn in lower left
|Broadway Commons and Coffeehouse - via CB|Two|
|Not enough streetside storefront, though - missed opportunity|
|More bike parking|
|Interesting note about widening Commercial here|
|Yellow Lot is vacant real estate for expansion|
(Department of Revenue, like a fortress, in background!)
Relevant, but not on the agenda, was recent news that an agreement for clean-up on the Park Parcel has been reached.
|Clean-up and purchase agreement looks to close|
|Who really knows what the level of contamination is?|
The Commission meets Tuesday, January 13th, 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM at City Hall in Council Chambers.