|Renderings of possible design for major buildings|
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.