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March 05, 2017
With some people’s confidence in the city’s housing authority continuing to waver as local officials look toward redeveloping Charlottesville’s public housing sites, advocates for public housing residents are saying there needs to be a parallel focus on site rehabilitation in the meantime. As such, officials with the ...
November 10, 2016
The architect responsible for the master plan for the redevelopment of Friendship Court told the Charlottesville chapter of the Urban Land Institute on Thursday that the time is right to invest in dense, walkable downtowns. David Dixon, an architect with Boston-based Stantec, told ULI at a presentation at CitySpace that ...
May 10, 2015
As the Charlottesville Redevelopment and Housing Authority faces an uncertain future, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development has asked the city authority’s counterparts in Alexandria to help it prepare for a new era. “Let’s get real,” said Roy Priest, chief executive officer of the Alexandria ...
September 11, 2013
Several members of the Charlottesville Planning Commission said Tuesday they leaned toward not approving an apartment complex on West Main Street unless the needs of an adjacent public housing site are taken into consideration. “I have grave concerns about the social justice and the environmental justice issues of putting a ...