A new student housing is being proposed at 4321 Hartwick Road, 450 feet east of the intersection of Guilford Drive and Hartwick Road.

The Applicant (The Standard at College Park, LLC) is requesting the Preliminary Plan of Subdivision (PPS) review for the property. The purpose of the subdivision is to create a legal parcel for the development of a mixed-use building containing 282 units/951 beds for student housing and 6,671 square feet of retail space. The subject site currently contains approximately 12,119 square feet of office space and surface parking.

The proposed parcel contains 1.845 acres including 0.67 acres of floodplain. As part of the application, the Applicant is requesting approval of proposed impacts to regulated environmental features and a variation to waive the Public Utility Easement requirement. Staff is recommending support for the plan’s approval. The Planning Board is scheduled to hear the PPS on May 14th.

The City Council will discuss the new proposal at tomorrow’s meeting.