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Council to vote Monday on Pear Street, public meeting tonight at Family Resource Center

Councilwoman Cynthia Newbille will host a Special Community Meeting concerning the Pear Street Project tonight, September 4, 2014 from 6:30 – 7:30 PM at the Family Resource Center (2405 Jefferson Avenue).

Among the 47 items on the agenda for the Monday, September 8, City Council Meeting (PDF) are 2 of keen local interest:

Ord. No. 2014-71 (Patron: Mayor Jones, By Request) -To close to public use and travel, a portion of right-of-way known as East Cary Street, located in the block bounded by Pear Street, East Main Street, Peach Street and East Dock Street, and consisting of 1,973± square feet, upon certain terms and conditions.

Ord. No. 2014-78 (Patron: Mayor Jones, By Request) – To authorize the special use of the properties known as 2801 East Main Street, a portion of 2823 East Main Street, and a portion of East Cary Street for the purpose of permitting a multifamily dwelling with up to 65 dwelling units and principal uses permitted in the B-5 district, upon certain terms and conditions. (As Amended)


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180RVA 09/04/2014 at 11:55 AM

If anyone would like to understand more about this proposed development please go to our
and FB
The website: you will find all the relevant official correspondence between the City Planning Dept. & the Developer, photos, letters to Councilmembers from 180RVA.
The FB page – input from the public, lots of park and view shed photo’s, relevant key documents etc

ray 09/08/2015 at 7:27 PM

Anyone have any insight into this?

Proposed development plans for 2723 E. Cary Street.


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