Tuesday, November 8, 2016

South Park Street in Madison: Not so fast with the goodbye and hello

Like most infill development, the neighbors aren't on board.

Photos by Retiring Guy

Developer faces opposition to South Park Street project, might not pursue plan.  (Wisconsin State Journal, 10/27/2016)
At a meeting of the Madison Urban Design Commission Wednesday, neighbors expressed concerns that the mixed-use building, proposed for 1109 S. Park St., would be out of place amid the surrounding single-family houses and would block sunlight from reaching residents’ rooftop solar panels.

Yellow arrows point to solar panels with southern exposure.

Google Earth (arrows added)

Original 6/14/2016 post, "Goodbye Jade Garden, hello 4-story mixed-use development", starts here.

Four-story development proposed for South Park Street block that houses Jade Garden restaurant.   (Capital Times, 6/1/2016)

Photo credit:  City of Madison

What's in store, as rendered by Shulfer Architects

Related post:
823 and 825 South Park Street, Madison.  (4/22/2015)

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