Weaver explained that, as a consequence of discussions with "the city and the state," the project, as depicted in the rendering above, which Mayor Rick Rector declared was "in almost complete contradiction" to the City's Strategic Housing Action Plan, is not going to happen.
The agenda for tonight's meeting included, among other things, the following items:
- Resolution #466 Rescind Resolution #458 State Street and Bliss Towers RFP award.
- Resolution #468 Cause to prepare and issue Request for Qualifications and Proposals RFP for the construction of affordable housing.
- Review new DRAFT Bliss Towers and State Street Development RFP.
- Chairperson: Call to move to executive session to discuss Bliss Towers and State Street development project call with HCR [Homes and Community Renewal] and CPC [Community Preservation Corporation] Loan proposal.
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