June 5, 2012

Renaissance lays out plans for mall site

Renderings of possible design for major buildings

Phase 1

The first phase of the proposed revitalization of the former mall site includes construction of new residential and commercial buildings on Main Street, a 125-room boutique hotel and a piazza that aims to become a “central gathering place for Bristol’s downtown offerings.”
The Long Island-based Renaissance Downtowns, the city’s chosen developer for the 17-acre site, recently submitted plans to land use regulators detailing what it expects to do with the property during the next eight to 10 years.
The long-range plan “includes a total of 22 buildings containing a mix of uses” on a lot that now houses only a single fast food restaurant. Click here for the full story.

To read a PDF of the 30-page zoning application submitted  by Renaissance Downtowns, click here.

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