Creating Vibrant Neighborhood Centers

Reinventing the urban commercial strip - Fort Worth style.

The city has a new vision for revitalizing aging commercial corridors by breaking the zoning mold and allowing mixed uses of appropriate densities. "Bringing people back into aging commercial areas means loosening suburban-style regulations and zoning standards, planners say."

Thanks to Jayashree Narayana

Full Story: Reinventing urban life


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