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Architecture group gets first look at new West Main hotel

A Richmond-based group met Tuesday with the Charlottesville Board of Architectural Review to present their plans for a 75-room boutique hotel on West Main Street in Charlottesville. A prior project at 501 and 503 W. Main St. shepherded by architect William Atwood to develop a mixed-use residential and commercial building never came to fruition. “We […]

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Planning continues for West Main Street streetscape

An Alexandria-based design firm is working on plans for a multimillion-dollar upgrade to Charlottesville’s West Main Street, but a final set of blueprints will not be available for well over a year. “We anticipate the construction document phase to be completed around March or April of 2018,” said Carrie Rainey, the city’s urban design planner. […]

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West Main group reviews three concepts for streetscape

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 the corridor because of the […]