City Council Approves Historic Preservation Grants for Church and Warehousehttps://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/planning-and-development/921Planning and Development2/7/2020 4:00:00 PMhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newssite/Lists/NewsArticle/Attachments/921/church.jpgCity Council Approves Historic Preservation Grants for Church and Warehouse<div class="ExternalClassFDDC997C8CA442CCB152B981E44772BB"><html> ​City Council approved a $200,000 historic preservation rehabilitation grant for the First Baptist Church (The Abbey) located at the northwest corner of 3rd Avenue and Monroe Street.  The church was constructed in 1929 but badly damaged by a fire in 1984.  The funds will help complete the stabilization phase of the project.  The black and white photo below is from the Arizona Republic 1984.  <br><br>City Council also approved a $300,000 historic preservation rehabilitation grant for the Arizona Sash, Door & Glass Company Warehouse at the northeast corner of 9th Avenue and Lincoln Street.  The warehouse was constructed in 1927 with additions in 1943 and 1965.  Funds will go toward window repair, lead paint abatement, masonry repair & mortar repointing, stucco repair, repainting, and exterior light fixtures. <br> </html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/pddNewsplanning-and-developmentPDD
Historic Preservation Helps Owners of Two Oakland District Homes Preserve their Historic Characterhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/planning-and-development/858Planning and Development1/24/2020 4:00:00 PMhttps://youtu.be/UHJSRt3ZUo8Historic Preservation Helps Owners of Two Oakland District Homes Preserve their Historic Character<div class="ExternalClassB6478747E30E4807BD531DEFADBA976A"><html> <p>​<span style="color:rgb(28, 30, 33);text-transform:none;text-indent:0px;letter-spacing:normal;font-family:helvetica, arial, sans-serif;font-size:14px;font-style:normal;font-weight:400;word-spacing:0px;float:none;display:inline !important;white-space:normal;orphans:2;widows:2;background-color:rgb(255, 255, 255);text-decoration-color:initial;text-decoration-style:initial;">A real estate company in the Oakland Historic District making preservation a priority renovating two houses that date back to 1930 with help of Planning and Development’s Historic Preservation Office. Check the homes near 15th Avenue and Taylor.<span> </span></span></p> </html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/pddVideoplanning-and-developmentPDD
Council to Consider Adding Warehouse to Phoenix Historic Property Registerhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/planning-and-development/834Planning and Development1/21/2020 4:00:00 PMhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newssite/Lists/NewsArticle/Attachments/834/Newsroom_Planning_006b.jpgCouncil to Consider Adding Warehouse to Phoenix Historic Property Register<div class="ExternalClass20A2016E45734E52B55EDA0297861BCD"><html> <p>​<span id="ms-rterangepaste-start"></span>City Council will consider designating the Arizona Sash, Door and Glass Company Warehouse on the Phoenix Historic Property Register on February 5th. The building at 850 W. Lincoln Street was built in 1927. It features brick construction and a gabled roof that is supported by wood trusses.  Sam Means started Hello Merch in 2008 as an online store and touring merchandise operation, primarily for musicians. The company has since branched out to include its own apparel lines and e-commerce, order fulfillment and screen printing not only for artists, but tech and retail establishments worldwide. </p><p>The Council will also consider a $300,000 Warehouse/Threatened Buildings grant to assist in the rehabilitation of the warehouse.  Sam plans grow the business in this warehouse and hopes to spur further investment west of 7th Avenue outside the Downtown Core.<span id="ms-rterangepaste-end"></span></p> </html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/pddNewsplanning-and-developmentPDD
Adaptive Reuse Thriving in Warehouse Districthttps://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/planning-and-development/825Planning and Development1/17/2020 4:00:00 PMhttps://youtu.be/v-_FzzNT-KgAdaptive Reuse Thriving in Warehouse District<div class="ExternalClassED3307103B634374B5F865D4A95F8DB5"><html> <p>​<span id="ms-rterangepaste-start"></span>A 1920's warehouse along the railroad is now a thriving business for a science technology company. This is one of several historic buildings in the warehouse district that have been adapted for a new use. Learn more about the history and how the Planning and Development’s Historic Preservation Office helps preserve history and businesses succeed.<span id="ms-rterangepaste-end"></span></p> </html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/pddVideoplanning-and-developmentPDD
New Pathways for Youth to Open New Centerhttps://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/planning-and-development/797Planning and Development1/16/2020 4:00:00 PMhttps://youtu.be/kmxQ4GduYCkNew Pathways for Youth to Open New Center<div class="ExternalClassC76AC8130C264A1F97F07F46A6737E98"><html> <p>​<span id="ms-rterangepaste-start"></span>Hundreds of volunteers with Valley Partnership are working to help open a new center for New Pathways for Youth, a non-profit that helps teens facing poverty or adversity that could put them at risk. Planning and Development staff are excited to be working on the plan review and permitting for such a great community cause.<span id="ms-rterangepaste-end"></span></p> </html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/pddVideoplanning-and-developmentPDD
Construction and Inspections for ASU-Wexford Biomedical Campus underway https://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/planning-and-development/800Planning and Development1/14/2020 4:00:00 PMhttps://youtu.be/y_7WcPDChLAConstruction and Inspections for ASU-Wexford Biomedical Campus underway <div class="ExternalClass6A9AED3F124540D7A78ABD77EBEDBDBB"><html> <p>​<span id="ms-rterangepaste-start"></span>Construction is underway at 5th Street and Garfield on an exciting project for downtown Phoenix. The ASU Wexford Biomedical Campus is coming soon. Take a look at the construction with the staff from the city’s Planning and Development Department and its impact with staff from city’s Community and Economic Development.<span id="ms-rterangepaste-end"></span></p> </html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/pddVideoplanning-and-developmentPDD
Historic Building to become modern tasting room for unique Mead beverage https://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/planning-and-development/799Planning and Development1/12/2020 4:00:00 PMhttps://youtu.be/RPk06IkHwxEHistoric Building to become modern tasting room for unique Mead beverage <div class="ExternalClassC2CF623C136A4D589F2F5EAF54997E63"><html> <p>​<span id="ms-rterangepaste-start"></span>The Phoenix Planning and Development’s Office of Customer Advocacy (OCA) is working with the owners of the new Superstition Meadery to convert what was a 1928 Chinese grocery story into a unique restaurant and meadery. A meadery is a winery that produces honey wines and food with a medieval ambiance. Learn how the OCA staff help new business owners work through the development process.<span id="ms-rterangepaste-end"></span></p> </html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/pddVideoplanning-and-developmentPDD
Behind the Scenes of the Opening of the Downtown Fry's Grocery Storehttps://www.phoenix.gov/newsroom/planning-and-development/798Planning and Development1/11/2020 4:00:00 PMhttps://youtu.be/uDzahJP1CqQBehind the Scenes of the Opening of the Downtown Fry's Grocery Store<div class="ExternalClass5ADFDC61206E468CA694BC3D23DC0524"><html> <p>​<span id="ms-rterangepaste-start"></span>Come along with Planning and Development Inspection staff as they conducted their inspections right up to the opening of downtown Phoenix’s first grocery store in decade. It is just a highlight of staff’s role in these types of projects over several years.<span id="ms-rterangepaste-end"></span></p> </html></div>https://www.phoenix.gov/pddVideoplanning-and-developmentPDD



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