I would like to see the city expand the Affordable Housing Fund to create additional options for creating affordable units besides relying on WHEDA Section 42 tax credits. I can support the demolition if, as a way to account for and replace the loss of this older more affordable housing stock, we establish a program where the city’s Community Development Division leases some market rate apartments in new developments for a fixed period of time and sublets them to individuals at 30 50% of area median income using the city’s affordable housing funds. I plan to work on that idea.
On November 7, Steve Cover, City Planning Director, sent a letter to Stone House Development to inform them that city staff could not support the mixed use proposal due to the size of the music venue proposed by Frank Productions. In spite of efforts to find parking solutions, planning and traffic engineering staff believed the music venue which would have a capacity of 2500 persons would adversely impact the surrounding Tenney Lapham neighborhood. The letter supported the concept of the music venue elsewhere in the Capital East District but not at the proposed location and stated the project could not meet conditional use standards nor meet the standards for Tax Incremental Financing.
Kingsman, a new menswear label developed by Vaughn, the costume designer Arianne Phillips and Mr Porter (the menswear arm of online retail behemoth Net a Porter), launched this week with a capsule collection of 60 items of clothing and accessories taken directly from the film. So, viewers who love the Kingsman suits, Colin Firth ass velvet smoking jacket or Caine slippers and dressing gown can now buy the exact same for themselves. In creating Kingsman, Vaughn has potentially changed the business of costume for ever..
Case 60013 is a 20 year old male PR who returned from the UK, where he is studying, on 29 November and served SHN at a dedicated facility until 13 December. His swab done on 9 December during SHN was negative for COVID 19. He is asymptomatic, and was detected when he took a COVID 19 pre departure test on 4 February in preparation for his trip back to the UK..
Savage and Cooke produces Second Glance American Whiskey, The Burning Chair Bourbon, and Lip Service Rye, and Bad Sweater Whiskey all aged in Phinney’s wine casks with water and grains from Phinney’s property. Phinney has also launched Home School, a bottled craft cocktail line. The distillery will be launching their new restaurant on the property later this year..