On Saturday, September 15, 2012 - The Arlington County Board approved a plan to demolish a block-long, outdated and vacant office building in the heart of Crystal City and replace it with a Class-A, 24-story office building with ground floor retail and a half-acre interim park. This will be:
1900 Crystal Drive Rendering Image
The applicant (Vornado/Charles E. Smith) has proposed a series of applications for the purpose of permitting the development of a 24-story office building with ground floor retail use. Specifically, this proposal is to:
This proposal is the first site plan filed subsequent to the adoption of the Crystal City Sector Plan. In conformance with the provisions of the “C-O-Crystal City” zoning district, the applicant has filed a Crystal City Block Plan which analyzes development options for ultimate redevelopment of the entire block.