Jerry’s Hut House has more space than it needs at 2101 N. Humboldt St. in City Park West, and another business to share costs would secure its future.
A proposal spearheaded by City Council President Stacie Gilmore would require owners to pay fees and pass inspections every four years.
Details on Cathy Ritter’s departure are not yet clear, but it coincided with the arrival of Pat Meyers as the new director of OEDIT.
A task force that includes developers is discussing what percentage make sense and what types of offsets and incentives would be needed to make it work.
The city will request proposals from developers after it changes the zoning at the corner of Washington Street and 50th Avenue from industrial to mixed use.
The applicant wants to build 275 units on a roughly 1.9-acre parcel currently zoned for industrial use.
Trammell Crow, which bought the property last week for $3.46 million or $87 a square foot, is co-developing the project with Prime West.
An attorney for JDL Federal, which owns the venue, said the pandemic and a legal battle with a pot shop subtenant led to the Chapter 11 filing.
It was closed for renovations from late 2017 through last September, when it reopened for “limited play” to protect new turf. Soon it will allow carts and offer more tee times.
The businesses, mostly coffee stores and restaurants, could end up not paying $510,700 over 15 months due to COVID-19.