Proposed Campana Redevelopment Updates

On May 2, 2017, the City Council's Committee of the Whole (COW) reviewed an Initial Land Use Proposal Review for a proposed redevelopment of the Historic Campana Building at 901 North Batavia Avenue by Evergreen Real Estate Group. This page is designed to provide information and updates regarding this project from the City, as it proceeds. A complete development application was received on June 1st and is now under review by City staff.  The Plan Commission concluded their review on September 6th.  Committee of the Whole review began their review on September 19th and will resume on September 26th.    

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Committee of the Whole Review

The Committee of the Whole review began their review on September 19th.  The Committee review will continue on September 26th at 7:30 PM.  
9/19/17:  COW Agenda - Staff Report (Ordinance revised 9/19/17 2:20 PM) - Materials submitted at COW meeting 

Public Hearing and Plan Commission Review

The Batavia Plan Commission opened the Public Hearing for the Campana Redevelopment on August 2, 2017, which continued to August 16 and 30th.  The Plan Commission closed the public hearing on August 30th and began deliberations on the project.  Deliberations concluded on September 6th.  A positive recommendation was made to the the Committee of the Whole. 
Please see the attached Legal Notice for information.
8/2/17: Meeting Agenda - Staff Report - Applicant Presentation -Materials Submitted by SpeakersBATV Livestream - BATV Broadcast - BATV Broadcast, Audio Corrected  
8/16/17: Agenda - Staff Report - Applicant PresentationWireless Information - Material Submitted by SpeakersBATV Livestream - BATV Broadcast 
8/30/17: Agenda - Staff Report - Materials Submitted at Meeting updated 9/8/17 - Applicant Presentation -  BATV Livestream - BATV Broadcast
9/6/17: Agenda  - Staff Report - BATV Broadcast

Historic Preservation Commission Review

The Historic Preservation Commission will continue reviewing the Certificate of Appropriateness at their meeting on September 11, 2017 at 5:30 PM in the City Council Chambers. 
8/14/17:  Agenda - Application Info - Applicant Presentation
8/28/17  Agenda - Rendering
9/11/17 Agenda - Additional Landscape Information

Informational Meeting

The Fox River Valley Initiative and Evergreen Real Estate Group held an informational meeting on July 17th at the Congregational Church of Batavia.  (meeting flier)    

Initial Land Use Proposal Information

Staff Memo to COW, April 25, 2017 (Revised May 1, 2017)
May 2, 2017 Committee of the Whole - Video
Applicant's Presentation

Other Materials

Batavia Comprehensive Plan
CMAP Homes for a Changing Region Plan - Batavia, Geneva, North Aurora and St. Charles
Regional Housing Solutions (CMAP/Metropolitan Planning Council/Metropolitan Mayors Caucus)

Photograph of the Campana Building Main Entrance