The Seminole Square Shopping Center is getting a big spruce-up after a major project split the set of businesses in two.
The Hillsdale Drive Extension Project connects Hydraulic and Rio roads and goes right through the center.
A lot of people find it difficult to navigate to shops, and business owners claim this hurts their bottom lines.
On Thursday, July 12, the Charlottesville Planning Commission approved a re-do that includes two new buildings that’ll be marketed as commercial space.
Members also approved new facades for shops and pedestrian-friendly walkways to lure potential customers.
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