Carlisle Borough held a public meeting on January 26th 2017 to unveil their new plans for the stormwater park the will buffer the IAC redevelopment site and Fairground Avenue. We saw initial conceptual plans back in May 2014 and these plans further parsed out the new amenities. The park is designed to both mitigate the issue… Read More Fairground Ave Stormwater Park and IAC Site Subdivision Plans
Things have been quiet lately at the Tire and Wheel and the IAC sites but more information is trickling out about what might be in their future plans. Final recommendations contained in the Carlisle Urban Redevelopment Plan will be unveiled at a 7 p.m. open meeting on Sept. 30 at borough hall, 53 W. South… Read More Carlisle Urban Redevelopment Plan for IAC and Tire & Wheel -Open Meeting Invitation
The Sentinel covered the Greater Carlisle Chamber of Commerce Economic Breakfast session this week when Borough Council President, Perry Heath, gave updates on the redeveloped factory sites. IAC has interest from 2 hotels as well as 3 restaurants. Tire and wheel has 2 proposals for purchase of the site but no specifics were given… Read More Potential buyers/developers interested in IAC and Tire & Wheel sites
Monday May 20th, 2013 @ 7 p.m. Carlisle Expo Center 100 K Street Carlisle The Borough of Carlisle is hosting a public meeting on May 20 from 7-9 PM at the Expo Center to discuss the preliminary draft of the Carlisle Urban Redevelopment Plan. The Expo Center is located at 100 K St, Carlisle, PA… Read More DRAFT URBAN REDEVELOPMENT PLAN RECOMMENDATIONS PRESENTATION – Monday May 20th, 2013 @ 7 p.m.
Last night the Carlisle Urban Redevelopment Planners unveiled their rough draft to borough council. West Side Neighbors were at every session open to the public this week and the process was smooth and the outcome looks quite promising. They presented a powerpoint presentation with possible options for each of the plots but since it isn’t… Read More Carlisle Urban Redevelopment Draft Plan
Last night’s meeting at borough hall was packed with neighbors eager to hear more about the revitalization of the northwest corner of Carlisle. Since this was a kick off meeting, it didn’t give any specifics on new businesses but it gave a lot of information about the planners and what specific areas of Carlisle they… Read More Carlisle Urban Revitalization Meeting Recap
Carlisle Borough Plans Redevelopment Meeting for IAC and Tire & Wheel Sites Public Encouraged to Attend Carlisle Borough, in partnership with the Cumberland County Planning Department, will be holding a kickoff meeting for the Carlisle Urban Redevelopment Plan project on Monday, February 4th at 7 p.m. The public meeting will be held at Carlisle Borough… Read More Carlisle Urban Redevelopment Plan Meeting-2/4/2013
Carlisle has chosen a firm for their Urban Revitalization Study. The firm will be confirmed by borough council at their Dec. 13th meeting. The Sentinel has more on this, a portion of which can be read below.
The Sentinel recently posted an article discussing some possible uses for the Lear Factory. Here is an excerpt: “It may only be preliminary, but Carlisle Events is one step closer to laying out plans for the former Lear/IAC site in Carlisle. The company has received questions from area residents about what it planned to do… Read More Carlisle Events talks new plans for former Lear plant site
The North West side of Carlisle took a big hit last night when the Lear Corp. building went up in flames. Our area is aiming for a rebirth with the 2 factory lots (Lear & Tire and Wheel) planning redevelopment over the coming years but this might set back plans for the Lear facility. On the… Read More Lear Corp. Building Fire
From the Sentinel: It’s been almost a year and four months to the day since Carlisle Events purchased the former International Automotive Components plant on Spring Road in Carlisle, but the company, one of the world’s largest presenters of collector car, truck and motorcycle entertainment, is still working out the best use for the property.… Read More Carlisle Events still mulling over plans for former IAC building
From the Sentinel: It’s hard to miss the former International Automotive Components plant on Spring Road in Carlisle. The massive brick building is a landmark of sorts and since the plant shuttered nearly two years ago, its fate has been unknown. But the recent purchase by Carlisle Events could breath new life into this… Read More IAC building faces total overhaul
Finally, the IAC plant has a new owner. Carlisle Events announced today that they purchased the plant. They say they don’t have full plans on what they are going to do with it but in my eyes anything is better than it sitting empty and owner-less any longer. The Sentinel has the full story below.… Read More SOLD! IAC purchased by Carlisle Events
From the Sentinel: Ever since the doors closed in December 2008, there has been a lot of speculation over who might look to acquire and redevelop the former Masland carpet plant in Carlisle. The property’s listing agent on Thursday said the defunct 48-acre plant on Spring Road, currently owned by International Automotive Components, is now… Read More Carlisle Events may be IAC buyer