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News Round-Up: Fane Tower

In Zoningby Jef Nickerson20 Comments

Below is a look at the various local news reports about the City Council hearing this week regarding the zoning change requested by The Fane Organization for the proposed Hope Point Tower.

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Zoning for 210 West Exchange

In Development, Zoningby Jef Nickerson42 Comments

Did you look at the new zoning map and see a little piece of downtown zoning floating by itself on the back side of Federal Hill? I’m told this piece of downtown zoning in the midst of an otherwise mixed-use manufacturing zone was created by the City Council for a proposed development at 210 West Exchange Street.

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New Providence Zoning Ordinance effective December 24, 2014

In Zoningby Jef Nickerson5 Comments

Lots of information to digest in this new ordinance, some highlights as we see it; no parking minimums downtown, parking maximums in designated transit oriented development areas, special provisions for neighborhood commercial in residential areas, changes on Broadway to the Residential-Professional zone to allow more neighborhood commercial by right.