Northside 2027: fostering economic vitality

The latest in a series of posts on Northside 2027

The next series of recommendations that Planning Director Heller reviewed at the January 12 Northside 2027 meeting had to do with the economics of Broad St. and Linden St., streets with “two different personalities.”

We have a challenging block on Broad St., with vacancies such as the Boyd Theater and with the Pentamation building that doesn’t interact with its surroundings.

Linden is more of a neighborhood community area, and the talk there went to branding, the creation of an identity for that corridor. Special events? And there should be an attempt to attract new businesses and support those that are there.




to be continued . . .

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