One East Pleasant within close proximity of (5 story) Kendrick Place (top right)
Carriage shops sold to Archipelago for $4.6 million and will soon be demolished
Archipelago Investments who brought us a bunch of five story places -- Kendrick Place, Boltwood Place, Olympia Place -- have a (sort of) do over Special Permit request going before the Planning Board later next month.
Boltwood Place, town center
Olympia Place near UMass
Essentially it's only a tweak as they are not asking for any real physical changes in height or coverage for their proposed One East Pleasant Street, but simply a reshuffling of units in the building as well as an increase in green space.
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One East Pleasant July 2016
If Vince O'Connor's zoning article mandating 10% affordable units for any project requiring even the slightest use of a Special Permit had passed Town Meeting last month this current proposal would have been impacted, thereby requiring ten of the 135 units be "affordable."