Derby Downtown Development Proposal Submitted To City of Derby P&Z Commission
A proposal for more than 200 market-rate residential apartments within the proposed multi-use Derby Downtown complex was presented on the evening of November 19, 2019.
By: Derby Dowtown LLC
The project will consist of two full-service buildings with 215 market-rate;
Representatives of Derby Downtown LLC stated, "The approval of the proposed project would signal a new approach on the part of the community to engage in large scale development that revitalizes Downtown Derby."
The proposed Factory Street mixed-use complex will offer easy commuter access to Routes 8, 95 and the Merritt Parkway. The Bridgeport-New Haven-Waterbury rail lines are 500 feet from the development site. Along the Housatonic River, the popular Derby Greenway Trail is easily accessed from the proposed site. This will add unique advantages for hiking, walking and biking from this distinctive location.
Derby Downtown LLC developers remain committed to having the project fit perfectly into the City's vision of bringing a youthful vibrancy, convenient and affordable style of living.
The anticipated next steps in the development process include application approval by January 2020, construction documents 1Q-3Q 2020 with construction potentially starting by 4Q 2020.
Derby is the hub of the largest metropolitan area in Connecticut with its borders reaching New Haven, Bridgeport and north to Waterbury, plus it is just a one-hour drive to New York City.
Commercial interests can email Derby Downtown LLC via derbydowntown@