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Jarvis: Private sector stepping in to restore the pysche of the downtown

Jarvis: Private sector stepping in to restore the pysche of the downtown In the first significant new residential development downtown in decades, a three-storey, 24-unit apartment building will rise on a vacant lot on a depressed block of Ouellette Avenue north of Erie Street.  Developer Peter Valente, who acquired the lot in a tax sale, has submitted a site plan to the city. The $5.5-million brick and stucco apartment building will house 800- and 1,200-square-foot units with one and two bedrooms and balconies. He hopes to start construction in June.  It’s the third, big story this week for the core. Downtown is on a roll. BK Cornerstone Design Build Ltd. has submitted a site plan for the long vacant former Box Office bar on Pelissier Street. A man was shot to death outside the bar in 2007. It was the fourth shooting in the area in four years. Now, BK Cornerstone wants to transform the main floor into commercial units and the second floor into residential units. It had planned to add two storeys for more residential units.  “We revised the application…

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