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Shoreline District – Project Updates

January 9, 2023

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17th Street Streetscape Improvements, Shoreline Drive to Cul-de-Sac: Pedestrian improvements to address the current gaps in the sidewalk and install additional overhead lighting on 17th Street between Shoreline Drive and the east end of 17th street (cul-de-sac).  The goal of this effort is to improve safety and mobility within the public right-of-way on 17th Street. Design & analysis by Quadrant Consulting, Inc. is in progress. Project Lead: Kassi Brown

818 W Ann Morrison Park Drive – Capitol Student Housing – PP Type 2:The Agency has received an application from Gardener Company to participate in this project to build a new five-story mixed-use residential building with 91 units (278 BR) and ground floor commercial space with associated site improvements on the property. Public improvements eligible for CCDC reimbursement include streetscapes along Ann Morrison Park Dr, Lusk St, and Sherwood St. Utility upgrades and expansion work includes upgrading and undergrounding power, new underground fiber, and the expansion of the sewer and water mainlines. Total Development Costs estimated at $44 million and Eligible Expenses at $600,000. The Board designated the project for Type 2 General Assistance participation in October. The Agency plans to present a final agreement for Board approval in January. Project Lead: Kevin Holmes