Bradenton Boosts Funding For Affordable Housing Project That’s Facing Rising Costs

Bradenton officials have approved additional funding of $500,000 for an affordable housing developer that is battling against rising construction costs to complete the project. Earlier this year, Bradenton City Council agreed to help fund the 80-unit Riverview6 development coming to the southeast corner of Sixth Avenue West and Ninth Street West in downtown Bradenton, but…

Jaime D. Perkins, Community Redevelopment Agency Administrator on The Break Room, July 26, 2022

The City’s Community Redevelopment Agency was awarded over $800K through the Florida African American Cultural and Historical Grants program for the funding of the Lincolnville Community Redevelopment Area Institutional Rehabilitation Grant Program, specifically for the Fountain of Youth Elks Lodge #684! This was no small feat, so this week on The Break Room is CRA…

Conceptual Model Of Related Companies’ Equinox-Branded Development Designed By Frank Gehry Unveiled For Former Deauville Hotel Site

On July 20th, this past Wednesday, the Miami Beach City Commission voted 5-1 to move forward with the redevelopment plans of the former Deauville Beach Resort site at 6701 Collins Avenue in North Beach, Miami Beach. New York’s Related Companies, the development firm behind Hudson Yards and Deutsche Bank Center led by Stephen Ross, is…

Rails to Trails Conservancy is changing interstate travel with the Great American Rail-Trail, Webinar: August 10, 2022

The National Rails-to-Trails Conservancy (RTC) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to creating a nationwide network of trails from greenways, multi-use trails and former rail lines. They “reimagine public spaces to create safe ways for everyone to walk, bike and be active outdoors” and connect corridors to establish restored places for healthier communities. RTC collaborates with state…

Seminole Hotel RFP – City of Lake Wales

The purpose of this Request for Proposal (RFP) is to identify a developer with the interest, capacity and qualifications to design, plan, construct and manage the restoration and renovation of the Seminole Hotel building in keeping with the Lake Wales Connected plan.  The Lake Wales Connected Plan calls for the Seminole Hotel to offer a…