Santa Fe board green-lights construction near Loretto Chapel

SANTA FE, N.M. (KRQE) – A new development set to go up next to the Loretto Chapel in Santa Fe has been given the okay.

The four-story retail and residential building had been denied because the city and nearby residents complained the building was too tall.

Last month, the city gave the project conditional approval as long as two portions of the building were redesigned.

Tuesday night, the Historic District Review Board voted 5 to 1 to give it the green light.

KRQE.com provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s