JPA bridge: Closed until September... 2012
Published on Apr 4th, 2011
46 comments The nearly 80-year-old bridge carrying Jefferson Park Avenue over the Norfolk Southern railroad tracks closed down Monday, April 4 for the first phase of the bridge's replacement. While walkers, who...
Downzoned: High-rise district meets JPA resistance
Published on Jun 19th, 2003
0 comments When Charlottesville unveiled its new proposed zoning ordinance, Ellen Contini-Morava realized that her Montebello Circle neighborhood could end up in the middle of a high-rise student "ghetto." As...
Tunnel vision? Terrace plan would deep-six JPA
Published on Mar 20th, 2003
0 comments The view across Jefferson Park Avenue from UVA's New Cabell Hall is hardly postcard quality. A cluster of scraggly trees does little to soften the 250-space parking lot whose degrading asphalt grows...