Capital Editorial: “Plan changes but controversy will go on”

By: Capital Gazette Editorial Board We were once told by the would-be developers of the mixed-use project on Forest Drive that the name “Crystal Spring” was essentially arbitrary, as there is no identifiable water source on the property with that designation. But while the spring might not physically exist, for about six years it has read on >

Capital LTE: Crystal Spring housing out of reach for most seniors

There is a myth circulating that senior housing at the Crystal Spring development will be affordable. The following information should dispel any notion that this is true. The largest of the 33 single-family cottages for seniors, at 2,884 square feet with a two-car garage, would sell for nearly $1 million, an amount intended to give read on >