The LaVilla Daily's as seen from Bay and Broad street.The LaVilla Daily's as seen from Bay and Broad street.

Design approved for Daily’s and Bold City in LaVilla

Published on August 25, 2023 at 11:17 am

After more than eight months of delays and reservations from community advocates, the Downtown Development Review Board has signed off on a plan to build a two-story Daily’s gas station with a Bold City Brewery and restaurant in LaVilla.

The board voted 5-2 on Thursday to award the project final approval after a four-hour meeting where the debate focused on five Downtown overlay code deviations First Coast Energy requested to build the gas station on the 1.4-acre block at Bay and Broad streets.

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Final approval was delayed in July after Mayor Donna Deegan and City Council member Jimmy Peluso called for a one-month hold on the final decision and called for First Coast Energy to solicit more input from the LaVilla Community.

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