June 18, 2021

WINE SHIELD SLO

Crazy about car & automotive

Vero Seaside nearer to finding traditional-automobile museum

VERO BEACH—  The City Council Tuesday cleared the way  for a proposed automobile museum on U.S. 1.

Businessman Wayne Gould would like to invest in the previous Vero Seaside Press Journal creating, 1801 U.S. 1, and use it for a vintage-car museum identical to the one particular he operates in Tucson, Arizona.

The council approved rezoning to allow museums in the industrial district.

The Push Journal constructing has been vacant considering the fact that 2015, when Bill Summers bought the 3.75-acre residence for $1.4 million. It is zoned industrial but museums have been not permitted in C-1 zoning.

“This is a assets the group has experienced undeveloped for many many years,” City Manager Monte Falls reported. “We’ve had a ton of curiosity in that region we just a short while ago permitted an crisis veterinary clinic that will be designed just to the north of there, so we’re getting significant expense again into this community.”