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Eau Claire approves plans for Cannery District redevelopment

Posted by on Jan 22, 2020 in News | 0 comments

Eau Claire approves plans for Cannery District redevelopment

EAU CLAIRE, WISC. (excerpts from volumeone.org) – Eau Claire is moving forward with a new development in its Cannery District, located on the west side of the Chippewa River in downtown Eau Claire. In late December, the city’s Redevelopment Authority approved a new redevelopment plan for the neighborhood, which is composed primarily of former industrial properties between East Madison Street and the High Bridge.  The plan, which was created by Madison-based Vandewalle & Associates, includes detailed renderings of what the roughly 41-acre neighborhood could look like in the...

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Fitchburg updates redevelopment plans for North Fish Hatchery Road Corridor

Posted by on Jan 21, 2020 in News | 0 comments

Fitchburg updates redevelopment plans for North Fish Hatchery Road Corridor

FITCHBURG, WISC. (with excerpts from unifiednewsgroup.com) – The City of Fitchburg is proactively updating its plans with a clear vision that would transform the North Fish Hatchery Road area into a vibrant gateway corridor and cohesive neighborhood reflective of Fitchburg’s community goals. That area was listed as a priority in the 2018-2022 Forward Fitchburg strategic plan. City of Fitchburg economic development director Michael Zimmerman explains the corridor’s transformational potential. “That north end of Fish Hatchery Road is the older section of the City that...

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Public provides feedback on Veridian Homes plan in Waunakee

Posted by on Jan 17, 2020 in News | 0 comments

Public provides feedback on Veridian Homes plan in Waunakee

The public comments on Veridian Homes’ Heritage Hills plan at the January 6 Village Board meeting in Waunakee expressed praise for its inclusion of more affordable housing. Brian Munson of Vandewalle Associates noted that site is prominently located at the eastern gateway to the community. The plan for this Master Planned community is for 318 single family homes, 88 twin homes, 72 haven twin homes geared for seniors and 200 multifamily homes. It also includes a farm mixed-use center intended to preserve the existing buildings and allow some retail use. Chris Ehlers of Veridian Homes...

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Prairie du Chien citizens discuss Blackhawk Junction redevelopment

Posted by on Jan 16, 2020 in News | 0 comments

Prairie du Chien citizens discuss Blackhawk Junction redevelopment

PRAIRIE DU CHIEN, WISC. (excerpts from pdccourier.com) – “We’re at least a year and a half from getting shovels in the ground,” stated Economic Analyst Dan Johns, representing the city of Prairie du Chien’s planning consultant of Vandewalle & Associates, at the Blackhawk Junction redevelopment public visioning session January 6.   Over 30 citizens, business owners and city administration gathered for a presentation by Vandewalle & Associates regarding the nine-acre property that Crawford County took title of last year due to tax delinquency and the city...

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Washington County Site Redevelopment Program recognized by USEPA

Posted by on Jan 13, 2020 in News | 0 comments

Washington County Site Redevelopment Program recognized by USEPA

The Washington County Site Redevelopment Program and the City of West Bend were recognized by the US EPA Region 5 for ‘Outstanding Contributions in Brownfields Redevelopment’ for the affordable housing provided by the Barton School Apartment Redevelopment. The City of West Bend and the Washington County Site Redevelopment Program identified the 7-acre site’s potential for affordable housing. Work is now underway to renovate the former school into a 22-unit apartment complex and to construct 18 new townhomes on the property. The former school gym will remain open...

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