ITHACA, NY – Have questions about Maguire’s proposal to build a new dealership at Carpenter Business Park in Ithaca?

The project team from Maguire will be at City Hall on Wednesday to present information and answer questions from the public about the project.

The session will run from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. in the Common Council Chambers at City Hall, at 108 East Green Street.

The session is required as part of the Temporary Mandatory Planned Unit Development (TM-PUD) process that the city put in place to steer development in the waterfront area.

Check out some of our previous coverage below.

Background on the TM-PUD:

Background on why the proposal is controversial:

Some important details about how the Maguire plan would affect the Route 13 corridor, the Ithaca Community Gardens, and more:

A more in-depth look at the complicated relationship between Maguire, Ithaca Community Gardens and the city.

Michael Smith

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