The First Street Redevelopment is a mixed-use, multi-phase, public/private partnership project encompassing five downtown blocks. The project includes:
Four multi-story, mixed-use buildings
Relocation and expansion of Blue Goose Market
Two public plazas
Two parking garages with 500+ public stalls
Bi-level riverwalk extension
New street level store front spaces for retail, service businesses and restaurants.
First Street Milestones
Aerial View of First Street (2014). Phase 3 under construction. Building 8 has approved plans and will begin construction. Future building 6 and 7B still available for development.
April 2020 - handrails installed on the riverwalk extension. East Plaza expansion nearing completion
Rending of approved plans for Building 8, a 3-story commercial building at the corner of Rt 31 and Illinois