Today’s news update – Basil’s Pizza seeks variance on 2 story requirement; Northfield School Board adopts Strategic Plan;


Basil’s Pizza seeks variance on 2 story requirement

The Northfield City Council’s 4/3 decision to require new building in the C1 district be 2 stories is getting its first request for a variance.  Basil’s Pizza, at 301 Water street, originally planned for outdoor patio seating on the City lot (219 Water) that became vacant, however, the Council recommended that the developer consider other alternatives to incorporate the Cannon river in the design. They’re now proposing an 18’ wide by 50’ long addition on the north side of the building to expand the indoor seating for the restaurant.  The addition will be wrapped in large windows and includes façade treatments to integrate with the existing building. (more…)