Cottage Plan Needs Careful City Reviews

Posted: April 5, 2014 at 5 a.m.

The 112 acres owned by the Marinoni family at Wedington Drive and Interstate 540 has sat largely idle for years as other pieces of land along the I-540 corridor developed with commercial or multi-family resident projects. It was only a matter of time before conditions were right to see some sort of project happen on this prime piece of property.

What’s The Point?

A proposed student-focused cottage project at Wedington Drive and Interstate 540 demands careful attention of city officials because of its potential to put heavy traffic on infrastructure lacking capacity to handle it.

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