Tag Archives: Gainesville Community Redevelopment Agency

Additional Parking, Lighting and Community Access Planned For Midtown Area

By on October 1st, 2014 | Last updated: October 1, 2014 at 5:41 pm

The Community Redevelopment Agency plans to break ground next year on NW First Avenue, the street a block north of University Avenue bordering the businesses in Midtown.

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Gainesville Partnership Gives New Life to Old Homes

By on September 24th, 2014 | Last updated: September 24, 2014 at 4:40 pm

Gainesville’s Community Redevelopment Agency has partnered with Alachua Habitat for Humanity to create the Partnership for Paint program, which helps Gainesville residents update their homes through painting and repairs, for a reduced out-of-pocket fee.

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Open House for Bo Diddley Redevelopment Tomorrow

By on March 26th, 2014 | Last updated: March 26, 2014 at 1:09 pm

The Gainesville Community Redevelopment Agency will host an open house tomorrow for residents and business people to review and give feedback on the redesign of Bo Diddley Plaza. Vidal-Finn, the agency’s manager, said the goal of the design is to […]

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Cotton Club Renovation Seeks Community Support with Free Tours

By on December 6th, 2013 | Last updated: December 6, 2013 at 4:48 pm

The Cotton Club in East Gainesville was once home to acts from B.B. King and Ray Charles. It is now being renovated to house a new museum and cultural center.

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Gainesville CRA takes next step in city’s vision for the power district

By on July 10th, 2012 | Last updated: July 23, 2013 at 8:33 am

Demolition crews will begin work Wednesday morning on the Gainesville Community Redevelopment Agency’s Power District Catalyst Warehouse and site.  The site is located at the former Gainesville Regional Utilities warehouse building just east of the Kelly Power Plant. Once demolition is […]

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