EYA developers will unveil their latest updates to the proposed 12th & Allison NE townhouse development a community open house tonight. Readers may remember that this is the proposed development on the grounds surrounding the St. Joseph’s Seminary that we wrote about here and here.
According to a recent community announcement, the number of proposed homes was reduced from 150 to 82, 3 acres of publicly accessible open space will remain, historic preservation will be sought of the St. Joseph’s Seminary building, and community amenities will include a Capital Bikeshare station, park areas with climbable art and sculpture for kids, and public art.
The meeting will be tonight, Tuesday July 12 from 7:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. at St. Joseph’s Seminary (1200 Varnum Street NE). Check out the flyer below for more info. If you can’t make it tonight, EYA will be giving presentations at upcoming Michigan Park Citizens Association, North Michigan Park Civic Association, Queens Chapel Civic Association, Brookland Neighborhood Civic Association, and ANC 5A meetings. You can also sign up to receive updates about this project here. We will let you know when we hear of other significant updates.