A Community Center

Dorsey Marketplace is an integrated project including commercial, residential and community uses.

As a community center and gathering place, Dorsey Marketplace offers approximately 181,900 square feet for retailers, restaurants and business services.

As a residential project, Dorsey Marketplace offers 90 apartments featuring, one-, two- and three-bedroom units, fitness center and pool, with immediate proximity to the commercial center.

Grass Valley - The Heart of the Gold Industry

Grass Valley – The Heart of the Gold Industry

Keep it local…

Dorsey Marketplace is designed with connectivity in mind… Connectivity to the local art community with opportunities for public art… Connectivity for pedestrians within the center along landscaped, shaded walkways… Connectivity to the adjacent apartment communities both existing and new… Connectivity to Grass Valley’s customers seeking new shopping and employment opportunities in their own community…  Connectivity with public events that invite residents within Grass Valley to mingle and spend time together.

Dorsey Marketplace will feature an integrated project design, connecting commercial and residential uses with thoughtful, cohesive site planning and architecture.

This project will offer the community…

• Construction job opportunities for local companies

• Estimated 400+ new jobs at full operation of the marketplace

• 100% of sales tax revenue to remain in Grass Valley; no county tax share required

• Reduction of “down the hill” trips and related traffic impacts to shop and work

• Helps locally capture the $200 million of sales tax leaking outside of Grass Valley each year

• Clean-up of mining legacy and reuse of a former blighted mining site

• Infill development that reduces sprawl

• Addition of 90 much needed quality apartment units, including large, 3-bedroom units

Dorsey Marketplace Aerial

• 26.9 Acres located in Grass Valley’s “Core Area” for infill, priority development

• 181,900 SF of retail and commercial services

• 90 Unit apartment project with one-, two- and three-bedroom units, pool and fitness center

• New community Dog Park

• Community art and local history displays

• Return of the Del Oro “Grass Valley Heart” mural

CA Highway 20 & Dorsey Drive, Grass Valley, CA