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May 16, 2017
Development plans for a new look for Charlottesville’s West Main Street inched closer to completion Monday when City Council approved a schematic design for the project. “The project vision is to create a great street, to design a great street and to have it be an equitable street,” said ...
October 10, 2016
The appointed body that approves building designs in Charlottesville’s historic districts got a progress report Monday on the latest step in the development of a multimillion upgrade of West Main Street. “We’ve thought a lot about design but we don’t have a specific design plan yet,” said ...
January 15, 2016
The group overseeing a new design for West Main Street was shown three options Thursday for how the roadway might be reconfigured. Consultants with Alexandria-based Rhodeside & Harwell developed the concepts after the steering committee’s December meeting. “It may not be able to possible to achieve everything for everybody in ...
December 18, 2015
Planners hired to create a new streetscape for West Main Street have returned to Charlottesville to resume work on the project. “We’re delighted to be back here again,” said Elliot Rhodeside of Rhodeside & Harwell, who were paid $350,000 to develop a plan for new trees and wider sidewalks ...
March 24, 2015
A firm hired by Charlottesville to develop a master plan for West Main Street had another chance Monday to explain to elected officials the merits of its work. The city hired Alexandria-based Rhodeside & Harwell in 2013 to conduct a $340,000 study of West Main, and the firm’s concept ...
June 11, 2014
A conceptual plan endorsed by the West Main Street steering committee could result in some noticeable changes along the busy Charlottesville corridor, including a reduction in traffic lights, elevated bicycle lanes and fewer on-street parking spots. The Alexandria-based design firm Rhodeside & Harwell, which was hired by the city to coordinate ...
October 25, 2013
The Charlottesville City Council is planning for a detailed guidebook on West Main Street — with expectations for everything from street trees to sidewalk widths, bike lanes and building setbacks — by the time the next development project begins. “We know this is an important project for the city,” said Elliot Rhodeside ...