family dollar http://wemu.org en Water Street Development Plans Coming Along http://wemu.org/post/water-street-development-plans-coming-along <p>Interest in Ypsilanti's Water Street redevelopment area continues to grow, as the three projects currently proposed&nbsp; make their way through the process.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p>City Planner Teresa Gillotti says most of the interest lately is from residential developers.&nbsp;</p> Sat, 22 Mar 2014 00:27:45 +0000 Bob Eccles 43213 at http://wemu.org Water Street Development Plans Coming Along Water Street Family Dollar Sign Crisis Averted http://wemu.org/post/water-street-family-dollar-sign-crisis-averted <p>The crisis that could have derailed plans for a Family Dollar store in the Water Street Re-Development Area has been averted.</p><p></p><p>City Council on Tuesday approved a development plan for the store that removed a provision to allow a so-called monument sign on the property &ndash; something a representative of the developer suggested could be a deal-breaker.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 17 Oct 2013 04:04:34 +0000 Bob Eccles 36427 at http://wemu.org Water Street Family Dollar Sign Crisis Averted Ypsi City Council Approves Family Dollar Purchase Agreement http://wemu.org/post/ypsi-city-council-approves-family-dollar-purchase-agreement <p>Ypsilanti City Council has approved a purchase agreement for a Family Dollar store to be built on the northeast corner of the Water Street re-development area.</p><p></p><p>The approval came after the developer agreed to some changes to make the store fit better with the city’s vision for the property, including moving the store to the northwest corner of the point-eight-five acre parcel.</p><p>The city is selling the parcel for $210,000.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 08 May 2013 04:46:29 +0000 Bob Eccles 29073 at http://wemu.org Ypsi City Council Approves Family Dollar Purchase Agreement Ypsi Council Update: Dollar Store, Water Street, & AATA http://wemu.org/post/ypsi-council-update-dollar-store-water-street-aata <p>Ypsilanti's city council got an update on the Family Dollar store proposal for the Water Street development area Tuesday night.&nbsp;&nbsp; Hear more from WEMU's Bob Eccles.</p><p></p><p>In other action Tuesday night, Ypsilanti's city council voted to become of member of the Ann Arbor Transportation Authority.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p></p><p>Also, with only six councilmembers present, approval of a new contract with the Ypsilanti Police Officers Associaton failed on a 3-3 vote.</p><p></p> Wed, 24 Apr 2013 13:39:52 +0000 Bob Eccles 28456 at http://wemu.org Ypsi Council Update: Dollar Store, Water Street, & AATA Council Delays Family Dollar Plan for Water Street http://wemu.org/post/council-delays-family-dollar-plan-water-street <p>Ypsilanti's city council has put off a decision on a purchase agreement that would have a Family Dollar store built on the northeast corner of the Water Street redevelopment area.&nbsp; The delay is due, in part,&nbsp; to the city's master plan update.&nbsp; Hear more from WEMU's Bob Eccles.</p><p></p> Wed, 20 Mar 2013 16:56:00 +0000 Bob Eccles 27010 at http://wemu.org Council Delays Family Dollar Plan for Water Street