Central Green condos

Re: Central Green condos

Postby 613Sparky » Feb 4th, 2018, 1:05 pm

dle wrote:
613Sparky wrote:As you see the layout of the land...its sections. Can't get it twisted because mission group doesn't own the land towards the highway. They own the land at CG 1,2,3 and not where the towers were suppose to be. End of the day its not their fault but still sold on false plans.


Oh well...no biggie...as long as it's still in Kelowna right? That part didn't change..... I'd be asking for a do-over on my deal.....



YUP! I'm still excited.
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Re: Central Green condos

Postby northglenmore2012 » Feb 6th, 2018, 10:04 am

Oh Boy, after listening to the city councillor and Stober Construction project manager this morning on CBC, its veryyyy apparent that the development team of Stober Const. is quicker, smarter and miles ahead of the city planning and city council. For crying out load, can't they get it together down there. Rules and procedure for the big and powerful and rules for the rest of us. Try pulling the wool over the city eyes in regards to building a home on a lot. All hell would break loose if you didn't follow the plans submitted to the T.

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Re: Central Green condos

Postby Anonymous123 » Feb 6th, 2018, 10:47 am

So, the "New Plan Pleases Council". What in the sam hell does council know about planning neighbourhoods? I'd like to see their credentials. I really like the mayors comment:
Mayor Colin Basran, who also missed the previous discussion, said he believed at one time the community wasn't getting what it bought into.

However, he says the original vision the city fell in love with wasn't feasible.
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I was not aware that the city was in love with the project. Members of council and the mayor perhaps but not all citizens. Elections can't come fast enough.
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Re: Central Green condos

Postby Queen K » Feb 6th, 2018, 10:58 am

Anonymous123 wrote:So, the "New Plan Pleases Council". What in the sam hell does council know about planning neighbourhoods? I'd like to see their credentials. I really like the mayors comment:
Mayor Colin Basran, who also missed the previous discussion, said he believed at one time the community wasn't getting what it bought into.

However, he says the original vision the city fell in love with wasn't feasible.
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I was not aware that the city was in love with the project. Members of council and the mayor perhaps but not all citizens. Elections can't come fast enough.


Wasn't feasible?

They decide this after the Projects were built? As in, nothing is going to move them now? Too bad so sad for the city?

OR wasn't profitable enough for their friends? The original that everyone fell in "love with"?
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Re: Central Green condos

Postby 613Sparky » Feb 19th, 2018, 1:40 pm

I did see this on the website:

Your day might start by meeting a friend for coffee at the main Central Green plaza, just steps from your door. After relaxing and enjoying a peppermint mocha, you can easily stroll downtown, over the future pedestrian overpass bridge, and enjoy some great food or walk along Kelowna's beautiful waterfront boardwalk.

I wonder if they are still building a plaza?
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Re: Central Green condos

Postby Anonymous123 » Jun 14th, 2018, 4:53 pm

Let's see if I got this right. The towers at Central Green were not built because it was too costly to dig that deep, yet less than 5 blocks away they are going to build the highest rooftop lounge area in Kelowna too date.

https://www.castanet.net/news/Kelowna/228861/Rooftop-lounge-scales-200
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Re: Central Green condos

Postby GordonH » Jun 14th, 2018, 5:21 pm

I see they worked on median along Richter outside those condo's. At least they made it so those residents can't turn left out of the under building parking. I can see Dehart ave or heading west on Rowcliffe ave getting more traffic, for those wanting to head for Harvey.

Of course both the north & south side of Richter off Harvey can be a small nightmare at certain times of the day.
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Re: Central Green condos

Postby GordonH » Jun 25th, 2018, 11:55 am

The developer needs to come up with better plan for Waste Management to dump there bins.
Completely stopping southbound traffic on Richter is not going to cut it.

Was on my walk & seen this happening, best describe as a gong show.
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Re: Central Green condos

Postby Jflem1983 » Jun 25th, 2018, 12:47 pm

GordonH wrote:The developer needs to come up with better plan for Waste Management to dump there bins.
Completely stopping southbound traffic on Richter is not going to cut it.

Was on my walk & seen this happening, best describe as a gong show.



Every time any large vehicle pulls in or out of there it shuts richter down. Seen it happen quickly and it actually had a guy stuck on Harvey when the lights changed. I go by there every day. Its a gong show
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Re: Central Green condos

Postby GordonH » Jun 25th, 2018, 2:47 pm

GordonH wrote:The developer needs to come up with better plan for Waste Management to dump there bins.
Completely stopping southbound traffic on Richter is not going to cut it.

Was on my walk & seen this happening, best describe as a gong show.


Jflem1983 wrote:Every time any large vehicle pulls in or out of there it shuts richter down. Seen it happen quickly and it actually had a guy stuck on Harvey when the lights changed. I go by there every day. Its a gong show


When I walked by, there was 2 garbage bins right on Richter, truck pulled up dumped 1. Then all traffic behind him had to backup so garbage truck could pickup and dumped the other bin.
I suspect the first vehicle behind garbage truck was possible freaking out (partly there own fault for being so close to the truck) seeing truck backing up.
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