Thrilling Occasions Forward For Downtown Midlothian
It looks like at the very least as soon as per week somebody posts a query on a Midlothian social media speak group asking, “the place’s a superb place to go for dinner/brewery/reside music venue, and so on.?” And infrequently the most important challenge is ‘how distant from house is it?’ Maybe that may change with the event of the Lawson Buildings in downtown Midlothian.
Immediately the town introduced they’re requesting proposals from personal builders to rework the 2 buildings at 301 and 211 West Predominant Avenue, which embody 45,000 sq. ft, as a restaurant, leisure venue, retail exercise heart, or different vacation spot idea to draw extra guests and residents to the world.
Often known as the Lawson Buildings Redevelopment Venture, the town envisions quite a lot of acceptable makes use of to assist speed up ongoing downtown revitalization. Makes use of might embody, however not be restricted to, a meals corridor /brewery/music venue, craft manufacturing and retail storefront, or co-working workplace house.
2020 Downtown Grasp Plan
“The redevelopment of those buildings must be a magnet for residents and guests alike and convey important financial profit to the world whereas adhering to the imaginative and prescient of the 2020 Downtown Grasp Plan,” in response to Clyde Melick, assistant metropolis supervisor. Proposals may be submitted for each or solely one of many buildings. Proposals additionally will likely be thought-about that supply choices of buy, lease, lease buy or any mixture thereof.
A duplicate of the official Request for Proposal could also be obtained by contacting [email protected] Deadline to submit proposals is Tuesday, June 22, 2021 at 2 p.m. A pre-proposal assembly will likely be held on Tuesday, Could 4, 2021, 10 a.m. at 301 W. Predominant Avenue, Midlothian, TX 76065. Deadline for questions is Thursday, Could 20.
The Downtown Grasp Plan may be considered on the town’s web site https://www.midlothian.tx.us/DocumentCenter/View/10549/Midlothian-Downtown-Plan-and-Appendix_FINAL.
As Midlothian residents, we’re enthusiastic about the potential of staying nearer to residence whereas having fun with an evening out with mates or a kind of uncommon date nights. What do you wish to see in Midlothian- a singular venue/restaurant, a craft brewery, live performance/dance corridor, English pub?