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Vacated Kraft Building Revitalization Plan

Description/Goal

In conjunction with the Rockingham Road Retail Strategy Development, begin the evaluation of revitalization opportunities for the vacated Kraft Building that will add continued dimension to the western downtown corridor.

Current Update

Kraft Heinz discontinued production at the old facility (1337 West 2nd Street) on September 22, 2018. Per the Economic Development Agreement, Kraft Heinz has until March 2020 in which to obtain a demolition permit and begin deconstruction of the facility unless an acceptable reuse of the facility is found and approved by the City Council. 

Previous Status

Kraft Heinz discontinued production at the old facility (1337 West 2nd Street) on September 22, 2018. The building is listed for sale and Kraft Heinz has solicited demolition bids for the entire structure. The time to complete demolition is approximately one year from initiation

Operational Pillar: Fiscal Vitality

Council Goal: N/A

Project Leader: Berger/Knutsen

Target Completion: 1Q-20

Progress: 20%
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