downtown development

Rotunda to Rivanna: the future of our urban core
Published on Mar 28th, 2013
15 comments Like the palm of your hand, our city, if you were to look at it from high in the sky, has a similar pattern of lines that time has carved out. One of those lines, running east to west from the...
Downtown Mall West? Crozet wants to be on the map
Published on Nov 16th, 2010
30 comments Developers want to build a 20-acre 'Downtown Mall' on the J. Bruce Barnes Lumber Company site. PHOTO COURTESY J. BRUCE BARNES LUMBER COMAPNY Crozet, the small village to the west, has ambitions....
Snap: The Gleason still rising
Published on Oct 26th, 2009
0 comments Despite a nearly unprecedented real estate slump, the largest building ever to be built in Charlottesville (not counting UVA, of course) continues to rise. Having already reshaped the south of the...