On March 9, 2015, the developers submitted a request to the City of Palm Beach Gardens to change the number of dwelling units that would make up Alton. As you can see from the numbers below, they are increasing the number of Single Family Homes, and decreasing the number of Multi-Family Homes and also Apartments. The net of these three changes results in a decrease of 507 dwelling units overall or practically 20%. There is also a decrease in the area to be used for retail.
Use Approved Proposed Change
Single Family Homes 600 units 1,048 units +448 units
Apartments 700 units 361 units – 339 units
Multi-Family 1,400 units 784 units – 616 units
Retail 500,000 s.f. 450,000 s.f. – 50,000 s.f.
Office 1,200,000 s.f. 1,200,000 s.f. No change
Ind/R&D/Biotech 2,600,000 s.f. 2,600,000 s.f. No change
Hotel 300 rooms 300 rooms No change