City of College Park, Maryland

Economic Development

Under Construction Projects

 

 RIVERDALE PARK STATION

DSP - 13009

Location:

Baltimore Avenue in Riverdale Park at the southern boundary of College Park

Description: 

Plans for the first phase of development include a Whole Foods Grocery store, an additional 100,000 square feet of retail and restaurants, and 22,000 square feet of office space. The second phase includes 981 residential units (855 multi-family and 126 townhomes) and a 120-room hotel.

Status:

Work began in February and the construction of the Whole Foods is now underway and on schedule to open in late 2015.

Developer:

Cafritz Interests


TOWNEPLACE SUITES

DSP - 06018

Location:

9620-9624 Baltimore Avenue

Description: 

The nearly $6 million project will consist of a 75-room extended stay hotel operated by Marriott.

Status:

After receiving final zoning approval in late 2012, the applicant finalized the amendment of their Detailed Site Plan in December 2013.  Construction is expected to begin this fall and last approximately one year.

Developer:

Baywood Hotels


THE HOTEL AT THE UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND

DSP - 14022

Location:

Baltimore Avenue south of Paint Branch Parkway (former East Campus)

Description:

Plans for the 3.1-acre site are a $115 million hotel and conference facility containing 300 rooms, 20,000 SF of conference space, 57,000 square feet of restaurant and retail space, and a 902-space parking garage. The building will be 10 stories along Baltimore Aveneue. Tenants announced for the restaurant and retail are Bagels 'n Grinds, Elizabeth Arden Red Door Spa, Franklin's Grill and Oyster Bar, Kapnos by Mike Isabella, and Potomac Pizza.

Status:

The Detailed Site Plan was approved in March 2015 and site work is now underway.

Developer:

Southern Management Corporation (David Hillman)