UPDATE: Landmarks Commission agrees with staff, says Essen Haus block proposal doesn’t yet meet standards

Madison`s McGrath Property Group has proposed a mixed-use building that would bring apartments and commercial space to a site on the corner of East Wilson and South Blair streets, much of which is currently a surface parking lot.

But part of the site falls within a local historic district, and city staff say the proposal, as it stands, doesn`t meet the district’s standards for new development. Residents of several historic districts around the city have expressed their concerns about the project and worries about the precedent its approval would set...

   ...more

Ken Notes: Great corner, lets get it right, but remember to a developer time is money...



- - Volume: 7 - WEEK: 26 Date: 6/27/2019 9:38:05 AM -