The DRC will be review a proposed building at 580 South Water Street, signage at Edge College Hill and the Fogarty Building site, and final approval for 131 Canal Street at their June 11th meeting.
The DRC reviews facade changes at 275 Westminster Street, signage for the hotel at the Fogarty Building site, and design and waivers for the Edge College Hill 2 project proposed on Canal Street at their May 14th meeting.
The Downtown Design Review Committee will review plans for new buildings at 111 Fountain Street and 169 Canal Street at a Special Meeting on May 1st.
Images of the Fogarty Building being demolished on March 17, 2017.
The Procaccianti Group is planning to raze the Fogarty Building at 111 Fountain Street to build a new extended stay hotel. Information below is from their submission to the Downtown Design Review Committee (DRC).
Downtown Design Review Committee Meeting – Monday, February 8, 2016 – 4:45 PM
DRC approves Procaccianti Group plan to demolish the Fogarty Building.
The DRC will consider a proposal to demolish the Fogarty Building at their January 11th Meeting.
Also, how lame are we that we’re giving permission to someone who owns two surface parking lots a block away to tear down yet another building in our city?
Though the Fogarty Building’s destruction has been contemplated many times over the last several years — Procaccianti took out a demolition permit in 2011 but didn’t use it — the Fogarty Building has had its defenders.
ProJo reports that The Procaccianti Group plans to raze the Fogarty Building for a new extended stay hotel.
The petition to demolish the Fogarty Building and turn it into a surface parking lot is back on the Zoning Board of Review’s agenda for November 1st.
The answer to building owner’s budget problems cannot continue to be tearing down buildings and creating surface parking lots.