Plans for two condominium projects — one residential, the other
commercial — are set to proceed in the city of Oconomowoc, following
a panel’s recent series of decisions.
Commission on Dec. 13 discussed and reviewed plans for the
multi-unit housing developments in different sections of the city.
The Fowler Lake Terrace Condos are proposed at 515 E. Grove St.,
while VentureSpace Condominiums have been eyed for land at 1207-1229
Commission approved major design review plans linked to the
VentureSpace site. Commissioners’ stamp of approval was final and
did not have to go before the Common Council this week for review.
redevelopment project, along Capitol Drive and immediately west of
Chaffee Road, sits on a 2.6acre parcel the Trainor Family Trust
previously owned. Plans call for 11 commercial duplex buildings on
In a letter to
the city, Michael Frede of VentureSpace LLC described the condos as
“customizable, multiuse spaces.” Frede also stated the units “are
more cost-effective than renting similar commercial space and are
offered in a size that is not available for purchase in the
duplex buildings are set to include two 1,500-square-foot units,
each with an overhead man door.
Administrator Jason Gallo said commissioners’ action last week sets
in motion plans to have VentureSpace plat out the entire 2.6-acre
site and provide final details to the city in the months ahead.
The other condo
site under review, along Fowler Lake, is smaller in scope and will
be going back to commissioners for further review in January.
called for converting the existing single-family home on East Grove
Street into a two-family duplex. Gallo said there are two pieces
that need to be completed for the small condo site to proceed.
required applicants Joseph and Karen Gosse and John Thomas to submit
technical documents for the property in January, so the plat and a
conditional-use plan for the site could be acted on at the same