Alan Taylor

As the local skating community mourns the loss of the Main Street Arena, which closed last spring, a new option for ice athletes is on the horizon. Photo by Jack Looney

Brookhill base: Ice park planned at new subdivision

When an angel investor bought the Main Street Arena for nearly $6 million in March 2017 with the intent to turn it into a technology incubator, folks who frequented the 23-year-old ice park—the only one within an hour’s drive from Charlottesville—began to panic. But now it looks like hockey players, figure skaters and curlers could […]

The Belmont Apartments will increase the total amount of impervious surface on the 
6.6-acre lot by about 30,000 square feet, according to developer Alan Taylor.

Incoming! Belmont Apartments on the horizon

Popular Mas Tapas in the middle of Belmont is getting a new neighbor. Actually, more than 100 of them. The Belmont Apartments, proposed by Coran Capshaw- and Alan Taylor-owned Riverbend Development, will consist of at least 138 by-right apartment units, a clubhouse and 27,000 square feet of office and commercial space spread into six main […]