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Comment by Hunter on February 7, 2014 at 9:40am

The SW quadrant was already underserved with retail before the K-Mart news.  This pretty much leaves 1/4 of the city with WalMart as the only option for a large footprint store  Given the recent business news about Sears/KMart, the lease issue could have been the owners request for more rent or KMart's need for reduced rent.

Comment by Krista on February 7, 2014 at 10:04am

How cool to buy an old fire station!

Comment by Benny the Icepick on February 7, 2014 at 12:17pm

Here's the listing for Fire Station #2.  I wish they had some interior photos.  The possibilities are endless.

Comment by misterhinkydink on February 7, 2014 at 3:00pm

The KOB story has the lot size of #2 as 5.2 acres but the listing BtI posted has it at 0.5 acres which by the aerial view looks more like it.

Comment by Hunter on February 7, 2014 at 3:12pm

The site is zoned SU-1 for the fire station within an SU-2 classification for the Huning Highlands SDP.  Absent the SU-1, the SDP appears to call for MR (Mixed Residential) which equates roughly to R-1.  The listing shows 22,000 gsf (approx 1/2 acre) but it's unclear from the City GIS if this is one legal lot or three.  In any event, R-1 permits some livestock (poultry) and one large animal (horse) for each 10,000sf of open space.  Under R-1, any non-residential uses must be ancillary to on-site residence.

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