Township Considers Conservation Easement for Reading (Pa.) CC

By | September 21, 2018

Supervisors voted 4-0 on September 18th to investigate the feasibility of placing a conservation easement on the property. The move would preserve the historic site and protect it from development. The plan would then be to sell the property to a new owner, who would assume all financial risks. In August, C&RB reported on how supervisors […]

MacDonald GC May Be Sold To Waterfront Developer

By | August 20, 2018

Officials in Wichita, Kan. originally thought a deed restriction would require that the property, which was originally owned by the Wichita Country Club, must remain a golf course, but then discovered that agreement appears to have expired. Still, the city’s Park and Recreation Director said he understood that the developer who wants to buy the […]

Eastpointe CC to Sell 10 Acres to Developer

By | May 18, 2018

The Palm Beach Gardens, Fla., plans to sell one of its two driving ranges and tennis complexes to a housing builder, and use the money from the sale to create a recreation center with a fitness facility, exercise room, new bistro and sports bar, and a new ladies’ card room. Eastpointe Country Club in Palm Beach […]

Residents “Shocked” About Zoning Vote for The Woodmere (N.Y.) Club

By | May 2, 2018

New zoning would allow the development of upwards of 150 homes on the club’s 110 acres, which is a concern for residents who say the area is already crowded. Town Councilman Bruce Blakeman said no decision has been made on the new zoning, and environmental and traffic impact studies are being conducted. Taxpayers are awaiting a […]

Apopka, Fla., Approves $175M Development Project

By | April 13, 2018

The project, being built on the former Apopka Golf & Tennis Club, is expected to break ground this summer and take about five years to build. The community is expected to include 261 homes, an 18-hole golf course, clubhouse, Staghorn Club and Lodge with 40s, a water park, and a senior campus. The Apopka (Fla.) City […]

Sparrows Point CC to Downsize for Residential Development

By | November 14, 2017

Under the plan, nine of the Baltimore, Md., club’s 27 holes of golf would be eliminated to make room for 312 townhouses, detached homes, and villas, leaving an 18-hole course. The club’s marina and boat slips, pool, and clubhouse would remain. Sparrows Point Country Club in Baltimore, Md., which has been in business for nearly […]