David Genovese

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Developer’s Hopes for Corbin/Post Road Redevelopment Described to Packed Room

Corbin Post Road Rendering 4-7-16
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Although he didn’t announce any changes in the plans to transform the Corbin Drive/Post Road/I-95 block of commercial buildings, the chief developer of the project gave out more details to a packed Community Room at Darien Library on Wednesday night, and answered a lot of questions from the audience. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Presentation of Baywater/PG Properties Downtown Development Plan on April 6

Downtown Darien Redevelopment Baywater Genovese 3-19-16
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On Wednesday, April 6, 2016 at 7 p.m, David Genovese, founder of Baywater Properties, will present to the public an overview of the downtown Darien redevelopment project proposed by Baywater Properties and its partner, PG Properties. (more…) Continue Reading →

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P&Z Savors Shake Shack Proposal, But Board’s Chair Dislikes the Topping

Shake Shack 3
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Planning & Zoning Commission Chair Susan Cameron doesn’t like the unusual roof line proposed by architects for Shake Shack, the popular high-end, fast-food joint with a new location proposed on the Post Road. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Corbin/Post Rd Redevelopment Idea Looks a Bit Less Radical in Latest Presentation

Genovese 10-15-15
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Commercial Real Estate Developer David Genovese gave a presentation to the public at Town Hall (and on TV79) Thursday evening, providing some updates on his proposal to redevelop the triangle between Corbin Drive, the Post Road and Interstate 95. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Public Meeting Thursday on Downtown Redevelopment Proposal

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Darien Board of Realtors has joined with David Genovese of Baywater Properties to present a public forum about the proposed downtown redevelopment between Corbin Drive, the Post Road and Interstate 95. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Downtown Post Road Property Goes for $2.85 Million

1090 Post Rd 8-20-15
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The building and land at 1090 Post Road, in the middle of a proposed downtown redevelopment project now in its early stages, has been sold to an entity connected to Baywater Properties, one of the businesses proposing the project. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Proposers of Corbin Dr/Post Rd Project Describe It on New Website

Looking East Post Road Rendering
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The partnership proposing to replace the commercial block between the Post Road, Corbin Drive and Interstate 95 say on their new website that it should help, not hurt traffic and parking downtown. (more…) Continue Reading →

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VIDEO: Watch the Full Presentations of the Downtown, Noroton Heights Redevelopment Proposals

Palmer TV79 Redevelopment Meeting
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You can now watch the presentations on the redevelopment proposals for large parts of downtown Darien and the Noroton Heights shopping district on TV79 online and on cable television. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Statement by David Genovese on His Post Rd/Corbin Dr Redevelopment Project

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This is the statement David Genovese, CEO of Baywater Properties, gave before the Planning & Zoning Commission and Architectural Review Board on Tuesday before describing his development proposal (main article here) for the area bounded by the Post Road, Corbin Drive and Interstate 95. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Two BIG Proposed Projects Would Change the Face of Downtown, Noroton Heights

Brewer Genovese July 21 2015
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Downtown Darien and the business district of Noroton Heights would be massively changed with proposed redevelopment projects of a type not seen since the highway was built through town, according to descriptions presented Tuesday by the owners. (more…) Continue Reading →

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