Demolition crews began tearing down the former Arby’s restaurant at West College Avenue and South Atherton Street on Tuesday morning.
The Metropolitan will be a 146-foot building that will dominate the downtown skyline and house a mix of retail, office and event space, and student and nonstudent housing.
Plans call for retail space on the first floor, high-grade office space on the second floor, student housing on the next seven, nonstudent units on the following two floors and nonstudent housing and event space on the top level.
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