Category for Mixed-Use

  1. How to Revive a Neighborhood – Advice from an Artist in the Trenches

    https://www.ted.com/talks/theaster_gates_how_to_revive_a_neighborhood_with_imagination_beauty_and_art It may be one of the most challenging urban planning and design problems of the 21st century - how to remediate the ill effects of past policies, practices and injustices...
  2. Get Urban Retail Right!

    Communities want "good" retail to attract and retain residents and visitors, to boost their tax base and to provide services to local residents within a walkable environment. I am essentially talking about "Main Street" pedestrian focused retail. Unfortunately, many downtown Main...
  3. Restaurants Really Can Determine the Fate of Cities …

    This is a great article on the importance of downtown restaurants to economic development (source: The Atlantic, CityLab). Here in Provo, where efforts to revitalize downtown are ongoing, a burgeoning restaurant and music scene is beginning to create synergy....
  4. Blount Street Redevelopment Plan

    The Blount Street redevelopment master plan examines the potential for renovation of existing historic homes, along with strategic residential and mixed-use infill. The redevelopment area is located in downtown Raleigh, North Carolina, between the Capital District and Historic Oakwood. A...
  5. Westside TAD Implementation Plan

    The Westside TAD Neighborhoods of English Avenue and Vine City are located just west of downtown Atlanta. Rich in history, these neighborhoods suffered from disinvestment over the past several decades. Today, while historic and cultural artifacts remain, the neighborhoods...
  6. Southpointe Town Center Master Plan

    Southpointe Town Center is a new mixed-use community gathering place under construction in Canonsburg, Pennsylvania. Situated along the I-95 corridor, within the 800 acre Southpointe development of 3 million square feet of office, neighborhoods and a championship PGA golf...
  7. Union City LCI Master Plan

    Union Station mall was shuttered in 2010 and is sited just south of Atlanta's Hartsfield Jackson Intl. airport. The study site encompasses the closed shopping mall on 60 acres along the busy I-75 corridor. The city of Union City...
  8. City of Forest Park Main Street District Plan

    The City of Forest Park is an established middle class southern city. With the closing of Fort Gillem due to BRAC, and the redevelopment of the post, Forest Park will add 1,427 acres to its footprint. In the meantime,...
  9. GM Doraville Redevelopment Plan

    The GM assembly plan in Doraville, Georgia opened in 1947 and was closed in 2008 as GM struggled to remain solvent. The site comprises 165 acres adjacent to the busy I-285 perimeter highway around Atlanta, and a MARTA transit...
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