A shuttered Vietnamese restaurant betwixt Courthouse and Clarendon whitethorn beryllium converted into a music-based childcare center.
Rock and Roll Daycare is requesting Arlington County approve kid care arsenic a usage for the site, which comprises astir 4,391 quadrate feet of unused, ground-floor edifice abstraction astatine the country of Wilson Blvd and N. Cleveland Street. Rock and Roll Daycare offers music-based Montessori acquisition to infants, toddlers and preschool children, according to the company’s ineligible representation, onshore usage lawyer Nick Cumings.
The institution is eyeing the erstwhile determination of Minh Vietnamese Restaurant, astatine the basal of a five-story bureau gathering astatine 2500 Wilson Blvd. The gathering is lined with different ground-floor retail and has 189 parking spaces, wrote Cumings, from the steadfast Walsh Colucci, successful a missive to the region dated February.
“The Applicant is simply a family-run daycare supplier successful Massachusetts that is seeking to found its beingness successful the D.C. metropolitan area,” Cumings said. “Rock and Roll Daycare… provides a unsocial euphony and arts program, planetary taste education, and self-directed learning programs tailored to each child.”
The daycare volition supply 5 classrooms: 1 for preschoolers and 2 each for toddlers and infants, Cumings said. There volition beryllium 8 to 10 unit members and up to 58 enrolled children. Classes volition beryllium held year-round, Monday done Friday, from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
An outdoor play country astir 995 quadrate ft successful size volition beryllium fenced successful and incorporate play equipment, helium said.
Approval “will bring a unsocial and much-desired kid attraction enactment to Arlington County portion continuing to activate the country of Wilson Boulevard and North Cleveland Street,” Cumings said.
The petition is 1 of 5 tract program applications that volition beryllium heard astatine a County Board gathering successful September, according to the county’s readying webpage. After its August recess, the County Board volition instrumentality up caller docket items during its regular meeting connected Saturday, Sept. 18.