June 25, 2024


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Hotel design changed in latest Project Pascalis plans, Newberry Street to remain open for traffic | Local News

Up-to-date models for Venture Pascalis have been released, with the scale of the prepared lodge minimized and the historic grid of downtown Aiken stored intact.

The lodge style and design was tweaked after community input, becoming reduced to 46 ft in peak with four stories as a substitute of the originally prepared 55-foot, 5-tale making.

Original Project Pascalis hotel

This rendering of the original hotel style for Undertaking Pascalis exhibits enter the group gave, leading Raines to make layout adjustments. (Credit/Raines)

Raines Progress, the designer, estimates they will devote $25 million to create the lodge, which will nevertheless be 100 rooms. The creating is proposed to be designed at the previous Resort Aiken internet site immediately after that composition is demolished.

Also, plans for the task to extend into Newberry Road have been adjusted, this means the road will keep on to be open up for two-way website traffic and parking.

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The new options were posted on the Aiken Municipal Development Commission web page this weekend.

These modifications appear prior to a prepared Tuesday fall-in session the place inhabitants can see the hottest layouts and go away index cards with feedback in a corresponding box with each image.

The session will be held from 5-7 p.m. at Newberry Corridor, 117 Newberry St. S.W. It is currently being hosted by the Aiken Downtown Growth Affiliation.

Public input session for hotel portion of Aiken's Project Pascalis being held next week

Composed responses been given will be recorded and published on the ADDA and/or the Aiken Municipal Advancement Commission‘s web-sites for the general public to see, in accordance to Haley Knight, the ADDA’s government director.

Raines Improvement architect Stephen Overcash and Challenge Supervisor Brandon Graham will be current Tuesday, along with Tim O’Briant, Aiken’s financial enhancement director and government director of the Aiken Municipal Advancement Commission.

The Task Pascalis footprint is bounded by Laurens Avenue, Richland Avenue, Newberry Street and Park Avenue, with programs to make a resort, apartments, parking garage and conference middle.

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The proposed apartments and parking garage would be found at the corner of Newberry Road and Richland Avenue.

The possible conference centre would be housed in the outdated Aiken Municipal Building on Park Avenue.