Douglas Avenue Underpass Phases 1 and 2 - $2.1 million The Wichita City Council approved plans for improvements to the Douglas Avenue Underpass, which will begin later this year with completion anticipated in spring 2018. Initial improvements will address structural issues, paint the iron structure, install lighting and initiate pigeon mitigation. Phase 2 willl address the abutment walls. Douglas Streetscape, Phase 2 $1.3 million Phase 1 improvements (which are now complete) along Douglas Avenue included curb extensions and streetscape amenities. Phase 2 includes plans for additional streetscape amenities such as the installation of medians, foliage, signage, seating and more. Union Station, Phase 2 Phases 1 and 2 - $54 million Phase 2 plans are being finalized, and include renovating the Union Station terminal and building an additional 150,000 SF of new office space. The terminal and operations buildings will be a mix of commercial retailers, restaurants and office space. Water Street Lofts $9.5 million Old Town developer Dave Burk plans to repurpose the nine-story building into 105 apartments. The property includes an abundance of windows, adequate parking for residents and beautiful views of the Arkansas River. St. Francis and Commerce Street $5.1 million Improvements include upgrading utility and drainage infrastructure, refurbishing the existing brick streets and further definition of parking and drive lanes, all while still preserving the character of the Commerce Street Arts District. B U I L D 3 0