Dunedin "Gateway Project" OKd

Dunedin City Commission unanimously approved develper Pizzuti’s preliminary site plan for what is being called the Gateway project. Pizzuti plans to build retail and office space and residential units near Main St and Skinner Blvd downtown. The project will be 3 floors and 8 units per acre, less that the 4 floors and 30 units per acre allowed.

A rendering shows arches, stepbacks, and columns. Offices will front Skinner Boulevard, and residential units will be on the floors above the shops and offices. An extension of Milwaukee Avenue will be built to serve the new complex.

Approval of the preliminary site plan was the first of several needed approvals. On May 15, the City Commission is scheduled to consider the new purchase contract and the development agreement between the developer and the city.