The development team included the property owner, architect, traffic planner, and lawyers, who presented to a room of 40 residents, business, and commercial property owners. Plans for the site are to build two one-story buildings totaling 28,000 sq. ft. used as retail and restaurant space, with accessory surface parking of 59 spaces that would support 8-9 businesses/tenants. The plans focused attention on activating Liberty Avenue with buildings,
UPDATE: See resolution of support from the BDC Board of Directors.
On Thursday, November 10, Bloomfield Development Corporation, Bloomfield-Garfield Corporation, Lawrenceville Corporation and Lawrenceville United jointly facilitated a community meeting on the brewpub proposed for 4568 Penn Avenue. The owner, Matt Hough, presented his proposal for an 8,000 sq ft brewpub,
Throughout the summer and into fall the Bloomfield Saturday Market has opened every Saturday morning, rain or shine since 2014. In past years, when the Bloomfield Saturday Market closed residents found had to wait months to buy local produce and catch up with their neighbors. That’s changing this year. Bloomfield Development Corporation is excited to announce the Bloomfield Winter Market!
Like the Saturday Market, the Winter Market will be at the West Penn Hospital parking lot along Liberty Ave.
Thanks to everyone who came to the Community Meeting on Oct 20 despite the rain. We enjoyed presentations from Friends of Albright, and talked about the streetscape project surveys. See the meeting notes attached. Also, keep an eye out for the next forum in December that will be a potluck!