A permit has been filed for site prep and grading for a future senior housing project downtown at 265 Washington Street, just south of the train trench. . 

The permit reads

COMMERCIAL GRADING & SITE IMPROVEMENTS. SITE IMPROVEMENTS FOR A SENIOR APARTMENT COMPLEX. SITE IMPROVEMENTS TO INCLUDE GRADING, UNDERGROUND UTILITIES, PAVING, PEDESTRIAN CONNECTIVITY, LANDSCAPING.

The permit owner is City of Reno. 

Always a fan of more senior housing!