8:09 p.m., July 28
“No Megadorms,” reads the T-shirt on Rolando resident Karen Collins, who warns, “This single development will add 50 percent to Rolando’s population.”
Posted October 29, 2013
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The developer wanted more bang for its buck, the city obliged — but Rolando won’t roll over
The Boulevard at 63rd development in Rolando, formerly known as Centrepoint Luxury Apartments, becomes center of controversy as developer Carmel Partners converts the project into a quasi-dormitory that was approved by the city. Rolandans fight back, saying that a proper review wasn’t carried out before construction began.