Study lauds Kingstonian project, but city still awaits formal plans

Original Article   By Paul Kirby  Aug 19, 2018   KINGSTON, N.Y. >> If mixed-use project known as The Kingstonian is built Uptown, the public benefits will be significant, according to the city’s Strategic Investment Plan. But its developers are also expected to be the beneficiaries of millions in taxpayer dollars, thanks to the state’s Downtown Revitalization Initiative (DRI) and other sources. In fact, the bulk of $10 million DRI funding earmarked for several city [...]

Kingston and Herzog Co. unveil plan for apartments, hotel, restaurant, more parking in city’s Uptown business district

Original Article   By William J. Kemble • Sep 7, 2017   KINGSTON, N.Y. >> The city and the owner of Kingston Plaza announced a plan Thursday to develop apartments, a hotel and a restaurant at Fair and North Front streets in Uptown Kingston and create additional parking as part of the process. The plan, dubbed The Kingstonian, would incorporate the site of the city’s former Uptown Parking Garage and a warehouse across Fair [...]