City okays MRC community, school project

Madison Realty Capital (MRC) has secured City Council approval for its mixed-use development at 69-02 Queens Boulevard in Woodside, Queens. The development, to be developed under t.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyNov 8th, 2018

New city community gym underway

Users of the North Domingo Baca Center will soon be able to get a workout in too. Ground broke in February on a new gym for the community center at 7521 Carmel Ave NE. Albuquerque-based Mick Rich Contractors is the general contractor for the project af.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 13th, 2019

Goodbye Kahoots? Northwest Columbus apartments could be first to benefit from new CRA

A mixed-income housing project in Northwest Columbus could be the first to benefit from a new city incentives tool. Columbus is considering a new community reinvestment area, or CRA, near the intersection of Kenny and Henderson roads to support a pr.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 21st, 2019

N.J. middle school puts its small site to use

The BelovED Community Charter School’s Middle School building recently had its topping out celebration at its half-acre parcel of land located at 535 Grand Street in Jersey City, N.J.  .....»»

Category: realestateSource: bdcnetworkJan 21st, 2019

Glendale eyes mixed-use development as it puts land up for sale

The city of Glendale is looking to sell an 18-acre site near Raymond S. Kellis High School, which the city hopes will be developed into a mixed-use project. City spokesman Jay Crandall said the city’s proactive approach to rezoning the land and the.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 30th, 2018

Somerville development project met with calls for union jobs, affordable housing

Advocates want the city to require developer US2 to sign a community benefits agreement before construction begins on the 15-acre site, dubbed the Union Square Revitalization Project......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 22nd, 2018

Healthiest Employers: Fitness program "changed our lives," says Miamisburg Schools worker

(This is part of the DBJ Healthiest Employers 2018.) The Miamisburg City Schools’ wellness team of approximately 14 staff and community members help to oversee the projects and opportunities provided for all Miamisburg staff members. The school d.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 18th, 2018

City panel nixes plans for 5-story Fells Point apartment complex

Plans to develop a five-story apartment building on the site of an empty lot in Baltimore's Fells Point neighborhood were quashed by a city historic preservation panel Tuesday. The project at 509 S. Washington St. received strong community pushba.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 14th, 2018

Opinion: Sacramento State will play vital role in downtown community

The city of Sacramento recently unveiled its planned renovation and expansion of the Sacramento Convention Center and Community Center Theater to much fanfare, and rightly so. The $300 million-plus project is expected to generate $22 million annuall.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 3rd, 2018

Phoenix to use $30 million federal grant to build affordable housing near downtown

The city of Phoenix is planning affordable income housing project near downtown, courtesy of a $30 million federal grant. The project, funded by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development will be built in the Edison-Eastlake community ne.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 25th, 2018

Huge sports-anchored project tied to Royals Manager Ned Yost files for bankruptcy

Kansas City Royals Manager Ned Yost and Braves Hall of Fame Manager Bobby Cox both lent their names to LakePoint Sporting Community and helped get the project underway as development partners......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 12th, 2018

City okays plan to turn parking garage into 280-unit housing development

The city has approved a land-use proposal to build a 279-unit affordable housing development on a city-owned parking garage site in Manhattan Valley The project, on West 1.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyMay 7th, 2018

Developer plans 43-acre mixed-use project in Houston suburb

The Houston suburb of Jersey Village will give rise to a 274-acre project that will house the area's city hall and will also include shops, restaurants, apartments, a hotel and more. The Village Center will sit on 43 acres and will be a mixed-use.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 19th, 2019

Jekyll Brewing opening at Alpharetta City Center

A new brewery is coming to Alpharetta City Center, a project that’s added restaurants and shops to the city’s historic downtown. Jekyll Brewing plans to open a location this summer, taking a two-level space with a large rooftop deck overlooking Al.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 19th, 2019

Huntsville OKs $40M hotel project near civic center

The Huntsville City Council has approved a hotel project for the city's civic center campus. According to, Ascent Hospitality plans to develop a $40 million, 187-room hotel at the current site of the parking deck for the Von Braun Civic Center. .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 18th, 2019

Radical Programming School ’42’ Still Solving for the Skills Gap

Revisiting the French coding academy after six years. Back in October 2016, James Aylor was scraping by, delivering pizza in Kansas City, having droppe.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMar 16th, 2019

Deals of the Year: City Center tapped for development

The building is one of the largest in Birmingham, and a redevelopment project there could go a long way toward continuing the momentum in the Magic City......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 15th, 2019

Council approves incentives to support 213 potential jobs for downtown Greensboro

The city of Greensboro agreed today to kick-in $426,000 in incentives to support a project that could potentially bring 213 jobs to downtown Greensboro. In a March 15 special meeting, the City Council voted unanimously to approve the incentives to h.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 15th, 2019

Milwaukee streetcar extension toward DNC possible

The city of Milwaukee can build new track and expand streetcar service toward Fiserv Forum before the Democratic National Convention if elected officials approve money for the project this year......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 15th, 2019

Court deals blow to controversial Upper West Side tower

A court has overruled the city's decision to allow construction of an Upper West Side condo tower that has sparked outrage from community groups and elected officials. The state Supreme Court ruling... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkMar 15th, 2019

Bardo’s peers say he changed the trajectory of a university and a city

John Bardo's plan to reshape Wichita State University and its place in the community was executed in the way he hoped, but those who know him say the full measure of his legacy won't be felt for years, if not decades. Bardo, 70, died Tuesday after .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 12th, 2019