Miami’s Planning Department has issued a final decision approving waivers needed for the first phase of the Nexus Riverside project to begin.
The February 5 approval paves the way for developer Adler Group to apply for a construction permit.
The developer filed an application for a construction permit in December, but hasn’t yet submitted construction drawings or paid the application fee as of this morning.
Nexus Riverside’s first phase is planned to include:
The residential tower will rise 38 stories, or 430 feet. The first-phase City of Miami office tower will rise 20 stories.
Once the first phase is complete, Adler will gain access to the more valuable riverfront land, and will demolish the city’s office tower. Voters approved the deal in a 2018 referendum.
The second phase, not yet approved: