Private Investment

Taft/Ward Mixed Use 524 beds (300,000GSF residential) 11,000GSF retail, private 5-tiered parking deck$42,000,000- under construction CIG Recipient
SuperBlock23,000 GSF Adaptive reuse$2,000,000- under construction FIG Recipient, plus capital improvements to adjoining public property
HotelNew ConstructionEstimate: $8,000,000 Land under contract. Due diligence phaseWorking with ECU to secure adjoining property
Bankruptcy CourthouseNew Construction$4,00,000- complete Private developer, long-term government lease

Public Investment

Dickinson Avenue Corridor StudyMarket driven assessment of land use, market challenges/opportunities and PPPs$2,000,000 (Study: $200,000) Brian Whisneff and Associates Estimated completion date August, 2014
RFI TheaterDistributed by Uptown Two responsesCost: Undetermined
Cotanche-Reade Alley ImprovementsAlley improvements, adjoins to Superblock$2,000,000- under construction FIG Recipient, plus capital improvements to adjoining public property
Merchant Alley ImprovementsAdjoins theater and the beloved Starlight Café$150,000 2004 Bond monies Project complete
Uptown Parking Deck243 spaces$4,400,000 Construction begins June 3, 2014
Greenville Transportation and Activity Center (G-TAC)Multi-modal transportation center Will harbor newly deployed center-city PD Unit$7,900,000 90% of cost covered by ARRA Federal earmark
10th Street Connector ProjectOverpass from hospital to university Effectively makes 10th/Evans Street gateway our city$37,000,000 ECU/Vidant/City each paid $2,000,000 to push the project up in NCDOT TIP Project is in acquisition/demo phase
GO-Science CenterDickinson Avenue Science Center: Marbles of Science$2,250,000 Received $500,000 in 2004 Bond money Phase 1 Construction underway
Town Common MasterplanCompleted in 2010, this document proposed to utilize this large open-space as recreational; upfit amphitheater, add park benches, etc.$13,000,000 (un-funded) May include Phase I upfits in GO Bond
Technology Transfer CenterPublic/Public Partnership: ECU property upfit for tech transfer centerCost: Undetermined ECU/CoG working with Brian Whishneff on a deal in the outskirts of Uptown in a tobacco warehouse
Business IncubatorSEED is a co-working space designed to offer low-cost rent to aspiring entrepreneurs. Efforts are expanding to The East Group’s second floor.Cost: Undetermined Private/Public dollars
Evans Street StreetscapeImprovements to make the corner or 10th/Evans lovely. Necessary as the 10th Street Connector project comes online$7,000,000 Design work under contract

Total Public/Private Investment: $112,000,000