ITHACA, N.Y.—Some projects have smoother opinions than other people. For instance, most Collegetown housing proposals and South Meadow Street retail strategies are likely to be painless, everyday affairs. On the other end of the spectrum, some jobs are so controversial they prompt alterations in zoning. These types of was the case with the Visum Development Team proposal at 510 West Condition/Martin Luther King (MLK) Jr. Avenue.
Very first launched in January 2019, the Ithaca firm’s proposal for 510 West Condition/MLK Jr. Avenue created substantial controversy. 510 West Point out was the initially proposal since the State Avenue Corridor’s zoning was revised in 2013 that would have crafted to the likely height most of 6 floors. The sketch designs, which experienced windowless partitions readily obvious from Condition Avenue, did not elicit a good reaction from town planners, and that led to a proposal from the preparing division to restrict the zoning,