Downtown Chapel Hill: Where the Town Comes to Life
Monthly Meeting: Thursday, April 24
Coffee at 9:30 am | Free Meeting at 10:00 am
The Latest on Redeveloping University Square
Gordon Merklein, Executive Director of Real Estate at UNC, Jason Frost, Vice President Development at Cousins Properties, and Jeff Furman, Vice President Development at Northwood Ravin will present an update on the plan and redevelopment schedule for University Square. The mixed-use project will include 120,000 square feet of office space, 55,000 square feet of retail space, 300 multi-family units and 1000 decked parking spaces. Don't miss their detailed update and the Q&A session following.
An added bonus is Pat Evans' monthly Downtown Comings, Going and Rumors.
The Franklin Hotel
311 West Franklin Street, Chapel Hill, NC
Bus: W Franklin St at Kenan St
Meetings are free and open to the public, with parking available in the lot behind the Franklin Hotel (ONLY on the side facing the hotel) and in the hotel's gated lots as available. Parking is also available in the new Town lot behind Chipotle and in the Town lot next to 411 West.
Businesses, residents and other interested parties created the Friends of the Downtown to focus on economic growth, job creation, co-marketing opportunities, increasing influence with local government and increasing the awareness of Downtown Chapel Hill, North Carolina. Franklin Street is the core of the downtown, hence our website name: FranklinStreetUSA.com.
Whimsical views of Downtown Chapel Hill