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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 1, 2021 Norfolk Seeks Proposals to Redevelop the Former Greyhound Site
NORFOLK, VA – The City of Norfolk is seeking visionary proposals to transform the former Greyhound bus station located at 701 Monticello Avenue. Proposals should complement the Downtown Norfolk 2030 Plan and existing development projects.
“This request for proposals provides the City with an exciting opportunity to explore the possibilities of transforming a former bus station into a vibrant development at a gateway in our downtown.” – Kenneth Cooper Alexander, Norfolk Mayor
“The Greyhound site is a prominent gateway into the NEON District (which also includes the Auto Row Historic District). The community seeks a creative project that will fit within the context of the district and provide affordable spaces for artists and makers. Our desired outcome is for a project that, over a multitude of dayparts, serves the community and city.” – Mary Miller, President and CEO of Downtown Norfolk Council
The 1.03 acre Greyhound site is a premier development opportunity in the NEON District (which also includes the Auto Row Historic District). The City seeks a signature development project that fits within the context of the district and enhances the community and the City.
The full Request for Proposals can be found on the Norfolk Economic Development website at: https://norfolkdevelopment.com/.
Deadline for proposals is February 18th, 2022.
RFP link here.
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