Posts Tagged "design"

Elmore Corners redevelopment plan overlay district aims to raise the bar in Davenport, IA

Posted by on Jun 26, 2018 in News | 0 comments

Elmore Corners redevelopment plan overlay district aims to raise the bar in Davenport, IA

DAVENPORT, IA: When Davenport aldermen take up the final reading of the ordinance creating the Elmore Corners Overlay District at the next city council meeting, they likely will need to decide if one of the biggest developers in the area will be included in the district.  According to the site plan the overlay district aims to create new building design guidelines that will require buildings to “contribute to the Elmore Corners destination appearance,” according to the site plan drawn up by architectural and economic development firm of Vandewalle & Associates of Madison,...

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A glimpse of the latest progress at The Current redevelopment in Monona

Posted by on Jun 18, 2018 in News | 0 comments

A glimpse of the latest progress at The Current redevelopment in Monona

MONONA, WI: The Galway Companies construction has been documenting the progress of The Current in Monona. Bordered by Broadway, Bridge Road and the Yahara River, the $40 million phased redevelopment project encompasses about six acres. Things are beginning to take shape! Take a look at the latest video showing footers and foundation elements going in at Monona’s newest redevelopment project. 

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Courtyard Marriott opens in former Deere Building

Posted by on Dec 22, 2017 in News | 0 comments

Courtyard Marriott opens in former Deere Building

FROM WCFCOURIER.COM: The $43 million 166-room hotel is located at 250 Westfield Ave. For decades, tractor manufacturing was concentrated there before Deere expanded to several facilities around Waterloo-Cedar Falls in the 1970s and early ’80s. Floors in the structure were raised above the original manufacturing floor to allow hotel patrons to take advantage of the picturesque views outside the now-restored windows. One floor of the building will be used by Deere as a conference and training center. The ongoing construction — which includes an upper-level swimming pool, large...

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Waterloo pedestrian bridge renovation lights up the riverfront

Posted by on Dec 1, 2017 in News | 0 comments

Waterloo pedestrian bridge renovation lights up the riverfront

The walkway and bridge were built around 1974, according to City Engineer Eric Thorson. The walkway’s deteriorated conditions had been a point of criticism over the years, along with vandalism. That has changed. “There’s so much more activity downtown,” Thorson said “Downtown has really come back.”

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Major riverfront redevelopment in Monona to begin construction this year

Posted by on Jul 28, 2017 in News | 0 comments

Major riverfront redevelopment in Monona to begin construction this year

The project, known as Yahara Commons, will ultimately create 26,000 square feet of commercial space, 33,000 square feet of office space, a public park and over 230 residential units between West Broadway and Bridge Road along the Yahara River

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