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Subdivision: Powell Square Apartments

Construction is underway for Powell Square Apartments, located at 2021 N Broad Street (Hwy 55), with an additional access to Old Powell Road. This multi-family residential development will be built in phases and features 384 apartment units in 16 buildings with an amenity center on 26.88 acres

Project Status: Under Construction

  • Current Progress:

    • Preliminary Plans in Review
    • Site Plan Review
    • Site Plan Approval
      • Staff Approval: 6/12/2019
    • ➙ Under Construction

Contact Information:


305 Blandwood Ave
Greensboro, NC 27401

Engineering Firm

CE Group
301 Glenwood Ave; Ste 220
Raleigh, NC 27603

Planning Department Contact

For more information contact Planning.

email | (919) 552-1429 

Preliminary Subdivision

PSA Site Plan


PSA Elevations


Residential High Density- Conditional Zoning District (RHD-CZD)

  • Town Board Approval: 11/4/2013


  • Mobile units or manufactured homes shall not be allowed within any portion of the property except as a temporary construction, sales, or leasing office in accordance with the limitations of Section 9-4084 of the Zoning Ordinance.
  • No building constructed upon the property shall exceed four (4) stories in height above finished grade. 
  • Along the entire boundary of the property with the right of way of Old Powell Road, there shall be installed and maintained a street yard minimum of j(10) feet in width. Within each fifty (50) linear feet of such streetyard, there shall be planted two (2) understory trees with a caliper at planting of at least three (3) inches and (2) understory trees with a  caliper at planting of at least one and one-half inches. At least fifty percent (50%) of the trees shall be evergreens. 
  • The area along the western boundary of the property delineated as riparian buffer pursuant to the Neuse Riparian Buffer Rules (15A NCAC 02B.0233) (the "Rules"), and shown in yellow won the aerial photo attached hereto as Exhibit A, shall remain in an undisturbed condition as required by the rules.