The Sawyer Block is a six-storey, 60-unit woodframe purpose-built rental building with nearly 900 square feet of ground floor commercial space. Units will be maintained as rentals in perpetuity as part of an agreement made with the City of Victoria.
There is no on-site vehicle parking provided, however, 60 bicycle stalls will be available for residents and retail users.
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700 square feet of ground floor commercial space fronts onto Fort Street.
Does that include the bike lanes? ;)
The sidewalk on the north side of the street, along with the two-way bike facility, will be closed in the construction area.
11 years to get a 6-floor building started. That's just nuts.
Developer Robert Fung chats about development in Citified's latest Q&A instalment.
Rental apartments finally coming to Fort Street's Sawyer's Sewing site after decade-plus work stoppage
After more than a decade of design changes and concepts, a six-storey Fort Street rental project will soon get underway.