Mill Street/Carroll Street circle construction nears

Construction of a roundabout at one of Salisbury’s busiest intersections is expected to get under way soon, eliminating traffic signals and – city officials hope – improving overall conditions at the end of busy Riverside Drive. The work should start in September, so motorists can expect to see lane shifts in the area, but there […]

Mogan’s Oyster House coming to Downtown

A new restaurant scheduled to open in Downtown Salisbury will be the fulfillment of a lifelong dream for Denny Mogan who has worked his way up through the business since he was 18. “I’ve always wanted to own and operate a restaurant in Salisbury,” said the James M. Bennett High School and Salisbury University graduate. […]

More advances planned for city’s Riverwalk

Salisbury’s Riverwalk, which has undergone a transformation in the past couple of years, will get two new features designed to attract people to the city’s Downtown waterfront: a dog park for pets and their owners and a labyrinth to promote peace and conflict resolution. The city is partnering with SVN | Miller Commercial Real Estate […]

Work to begin on Downtown Salisbury high-rise

Construction will get under way this summer on what will be Downtown Salisbury’s tallest building – a project that some see as both ambitious and visionary. “It will add immense value to Downtown Salisbury and forever alter the skyline,” Weston Young, Wicomico County’s deputy director of administration, said during a groundbreaking ceremony last week. The […]

Broadband improvements slated for Downtown

Plans are under way to install a point-of-presence facility at One Plaza East. Announced by Mayor Jake Day, who was joined by Drew Van Dopp, CEO of  Maryland Broadband Cooperative, and local developer Bret Davis, owner of One Plaza East, the project will allow businesses in every building within Downtown Salisbury to connect with Maryland […]

One On One, June 20, 2019: Developer Bret Davis

Developer and entrepreneur Bret Davis talks about projects he has under way in Downtown Salisbury and offers some predictions for continued renovations and improvements.

Town Square is latest Downtown project

Visitors to Downtown who enjoy sampling selections from the crowd-pleasing food trucks will have a prime place to perch and enjoy the view of growing Salisbury, once Phase I of Town Square is complete. The $300,000 project, the first of two phases, will include a seating wall for diners, a wall with a wide cap […]

Salisbury landmark undergoing big changes

An upscale restaurant, ice cream shop and retail store will open in the renovated One Plaza East in July, following three years of work on the historic, seven-story building, built in 1912. “It will be iconic. The awning is 22 feet long. It’s like the awning on the original Wicomico Hotel. It reuses the bolts […]

Jenna Robinson revives Downtown coffee shop

At SBY Coffee, a steaming cup of the house blend gives customers a reason to “espresso” themselves — and they are expressing pleasure in the new shop. Formerly Main Roots, SBY Coffee, at 111 West Main St. on the Downtown Plaza, is owned by Jenna Robinson, a 24-year-old entrepreneur and member of the Robinson’s Jewelry […]

City seeks artists for Route 13/Church Street mural

Salisbury has put out a call for an artist or a team of artists to design and paint a mural at the corner of one of Salisbury’s busiest intersections. The property at the corner of Church Street and Business Route 13 is the former site of a blighted property which was donated to the city […]