Heirloom Development has submitted an application with Milestone Partners to build up to 134 apartments or condominiums at the site of the Artful Lodger furniture store on West Market Street.
While the white supremacist rallies in August 2017 that turned Charlottesville into a hashtag have shaken the way the city discusses policy, the reverberations have been less public in the county government next door.
The area south of the Charlottesville Downtown Mall could transform dramatically in the next few decades with a new kind of zoning reviewed by city officials on Thursday. A consultant team made up of the Form-Based Codes Institute, DPZ CoDesign and Partners for Economic Solutions has been working on a form based code for the city’s […]
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As construction of a new apartment building on Charlottesville’s West Main Street nears completion, developer Jeffrey Levien is already thinking about phase two.
On average, workers in the hotel and food industry in Charlottesville make $10.25 an hour, according to the Virginia Employment Commission. The low wages and inconsistent hours can mean that those working at restaurants have little control over their own diets.
One piece of Charlottesville’s food insecurity, said Shantell Bingham of the Charlottesville Food Justice Network, is the decline of the local grocery stores that would be able to serve low-income residents.
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