Can Apple Street Come to Life at the Corner of Blue Rock and Hamilton?
This is what we explored during the Community Owner Update this past Saturday. Be sure to check out the recording. John Kornbluh does a masterful job of laying out design challenges and possibilities. We also discuss finances and community organizing- opportunities and challenges. Worth the view! See zoom recording here and slides here.
Our market study from March of 2020 identifies this site as the best, most viable site for Apple Street Market in our whole neighborhood. It is basically at the intersection of Main and Main.
Recently PLK Communities has acquired that parcel and a few others. They are interested in developing that triangle Ace Doran parcel and the others with significant input from the community. To that end they have launched a community survey we invite you to fill out. They have a variety of questions including #5 what is missing from the business district (a grocery store) and #13 where you can write about anything on your mind related to this development.
Two ways you can help energize the possibility of Apple Street being included in a mixed-use development on the site-
2) Look out for the date of our volunteer meeting.