Midlothian-based Edible Education is opening a second location in the former Sur La Table space in the Southside mall.
EquityPlus plans to buy Virginia Avenue Elementary School and convert it and its surrounding three blocks into 50 apartments and 45 homes.
A performing arts and innovation building, a new dorm, an athletics village, and other academic buildings are planned to be funded between 2022 and 2028.
The university bought the 0.15-acre parcel for $183,000 but James River Distillery will lease the space and keep operating for at least two years.
The 24,000-square-foot school building will have facilities for students to learn independent living skills, a sensory library, a healthcare suite and observation areas.
The four-story, 410-bed housing complex will be overhauled for the first time since it was built in 2003.
The four-story, 133,000-square-foot addition features an Innovation Maker Facility as well as interdisciplinary labs, a career services center and a cafe.
The health-conscious eatery also has an outpost in Short Pump but most of the chain’s locations are in New York.
GreenCity, a casino RFP, and a project to replace the Diamond loom as the fate of retailers, restaurants and office space hangs on COVID.
New office, retail and residential buildings with thousands of apartments are in the works across the region despite the pandemic.