900 Central Avenue
900 Central Project in Downtown St. Petersburg Gains Approval from City Council
The City of St. Petersburg City Council, meeting as the Community Redevelopment Agency on December 1, unanimously approved the development at 900 Central in downtown St. Petersburg. The planned 14-story mixed use building in will feature 205 residential units, 9,961 square feet of ground level retail space. The apartments, 34 studios, 116 one-bedroom units, and 55 two-bedroom units, will range in size from 512 to 1,139 square feet. The property is located at the corner of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd. and Central Avenue. There is an existing building on the site which was built in 1918 and is the oldest building in St. Petersburg’s EDGE district. Plans show that historic elements of the existing building will be integrated into the new building.