Transit-orientated development is a concept that combines spatial diversity (mixed use program), walkability, and sustainability. The physical interactions lead to connectivity socially, and psychologically.
PLACEMAKING: “Every Mayor’s Dream” - using the arts to develop an area where people want to live, work and congregate. The key is to treat the ARTS AS AN ESSENTIAL PART OF THE CITY’S IDENTITY. (backers include National Governors Association (www.nga.org) and many others)