Phase one of Morningside’s LowerTown development, known as the 1140 Broadway Lot on the corner of Broadway and Maiden Lane in Ann Arbor, is under construction. Phase one is comprised of a seven story parking structure wrapped by apartments. Phase two, the Nine99 80 unit condo building, is on hold. Deposits on pre-sales have been returned, the listings withdrawn, and the website taken down. Meanwhile, the city has been sued, alleging improper approval of the three phase development. The city has not yet filed a response, but one is expected soon.
Platonic soulmates and a pitch-perfect cast By Emily Slomovits When people think of the word “relationship,” they usually think of a romantic one. And indeed, in much of pop culture and entertainment, romantic relationships are given the primary focus and are considered the ones to strive for. But in Welcome to Paradise, The Purple Rose
After lying vacant for years, the site of a former DTE Energy plant at 841 Broadway St. has a new development plan, approved 10-1 by Ann Arbor City Council on July 1. The conceptual plan, designed by Detroit-based Roxbury Group, includes condos, a restaurant, a hotel, commercial space, a canoe/kayak launch, an event pavilion, a
Kristen Roupenian’s You Know You Want This is a collection of short stories that revels in the mystifying aspects of interpersonal relationships without ever feeling the need to justify them.