Tag: Village 35

Middletown Backs Plan To Develop 150 Acres

By Jay Cook | MIDDLETOWN – Middletown’s last major piece of developable land is now on the fast track for redevelopment. Marked by Calico the Clown’s landmark location along Route...

July 25, 2018 | comments

Residents Outline Wishes for Route 35 Shopping Complex

By Jay Cook | MIDDLETOWN – Residents looking to influence one of Route 35’s last remaining large developable properties are asking officials to scrap plans for a sizable movie theatre,...

May 10, 2018 | comments

Middletown Residents Sue Township Over Redevelopment Process

By Jay Cook | MIDDLETOWN – A contingent of residents distressed about how 150-plus acres of land along Route 35 could be developed have taken a legal step they hope...

March 21, 2018 | comments

Redevelopment Report Details Vast Mountain Hill Tract

By Jay Cook | MIDDLETOWN – Earlier this year Middletown’s governing body agreed to commission an “area in need of redevelopment” study for the sprawling Mountain Hill property, located along Route...

December 22, 2017 | comments

Village 35 Placed On Hold Until 2018

By Jay Cook | MIDDLETOWN – After a slew of dedicated meetings and long nights at town hall over the past year, Middletown’s contentious commercial development has been pushed back...

October 17, 2017 | comments

Village 35 Retail/Residential Subdivision Won’t Be Heard Yet

By Jay Cook | MIDDLETOWN – A strategic attempt by the property developer proposing a major shopping center along Route 35 to move the project forward did not pay off...

September 29, 2017 | comments

Middletown Growth – Officials Talk About Town’s Future

By Jay Cook | MIDDLETOWN – Middletown Mayor Gerry Scharfenberger said last week that his town is in a “unique position.” Throughout New Jersey, the issue of redevelopment is a constant...

August 10, 2017 | comments

Traffic Congestion Tops List of Village 35 Fears

  By Jay Cook | MIDDLETOWN – With a large-scale development planned along Route 35, concerns over the traffic impact have piqued the township’s interest. On May 18, the Middletown...

May 30, 2017 | comments

Coverage of Village 35 / Shoppes at Middletown

Reporters at the Two River Times have been covering the controversial proposed development since May, 2016

May 27, 2017 | comments

A Look Inside ‘Village 35’

By Jay Cook | MIDDLETOWN – A sprawling, untouched parcel of land in Middletown has been the center of conversation over planned development versus conservation for nearly two decades. Whether...

May 14, 2017 | comments