Best of 2012: Council Denies Redevelopment Proposal

We’re reviewing 2012 by remembering our favorite stories from each month of the year. In March, the Temple Terrace City Council voted 4-1 to deny a downtown redevelopment plan.

As 2012 comes to a close, Temple Terrace Patch is taking a look back at the year that was.

In March, the Temple Terrace City Council denied a plan by downtown redevelopment developer Vlass Temple Terrace and asked Vlass to come back with a revision.

Vlass was asking for an estimated 25 waivers in its plan to build a 214-unit residence on the northeast corner of the site with no retail included in the facility. Council members voted 4-1 to deny changes to the master development agreement that Vlass was asking for. Then-councilwoman Mary Jane Neale cast the dissenting vote.

Read more here: City Denies Redevelopment Proposal.

Stay tuned for more highlights from 2012 in the coming days, and tell us what your favorite stories were this year in the comments.

JS December 23, 2012 at 12:22 AM
And pretty much nothing has been done since. Definitely the highlight of the year, highlighting the incompetence involved.


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