Courthouse Area Design Review Board

The public got a chance to review new design standards for development in downtown Lexington Thursday.

Review Board Narrowly Passes Final Designs For Centrepointe

Oct 9, 2013
Business Lexington

It took a tie-breaking vote for the Courthouse Area Design Review Board to give the OK for the latest designs of the CentrePointe block.

EOP Architects

LEXINGTON, Ky. -- The Architectural firm responsible for the approved design of the long-delayed Centrepointe project has abruptly pulled out of the venture.

The Herald Leader reports that Lexington-based EOP Architects decided not to be associated with the multi-structure complex less than 3 weeks after the Courthouse Area Design Board approved the plan.

Members of the firm cited a number of factors all tied to their culture and design philosophy.

Review Panel Approves Centrepointe Design Plans

Aug 21, 2013
Business Lexington

LEXINGTON, Ky. -- Plans for the long-delayed Centrepointe project in downtown Lexington have received the green light from the Courthouse Area Design Review Board. 

By a vote of 2 to 1 with one abstention, the panel approved the design plan for the $393.3M project, but members left open the option of requiring minor architectural modifications to the exterior of the apartment building.

The Centrepointe block will also include office space, a J.W. Marriott luxury hotel, retail shops, and a Jeff Ruby’s Steakhouse.