Category Archives: Repairing Sprawl

Sprawl Repair: What It Is and Why We Need It – Features | Planetizen


“Sprawl repair should be pursued using a comprehensive method based on urban design, regulation, and strategies for funding and incentives – the same instruments that made sprawl the prevalent form of development, says Galina Tachieva, director of town planning at … Continue reading

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10min Walk from Riverfront Park


#Rockledge  Mall is a 10min walk from Cocoa Village’s Riverfront Park. A walkable Village Center there would contribute to this great nbhd. https://twitter.com/walkablebrevard/status/919264919475892224 

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SmartCode!


Create walkable village centers using the #SmartCode https://www.smartcodecentral.com https://twitter.com/walkablebrevard/status/918645185604669447 

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Extension of Cocoa Village


I would view a Village Center at Rockledge Mall (old Sears plaza) as an extension of Cocoa Village and follow a similar style. #Rockledge https://twitter.com/walkablebrevard/status/918152136910917633

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Redeveloping a Parking Lot


We could use a similar approach on any of these three sites. Divide the large parking lot into small, traditional blocks. #Brevard https://twitter.com/walkablebrevard/status/917522591144923136

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Lots of Room


Lots of room to do something wonderful here to create an attractive center of activity for this area! #Walkable #Rockledge https://twitter.com/walkablebrevard/status/917017725406470144

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New Life for Rockledge Mall?


Let’s look at these sites and how they could become walkable village centers. The old Sears Plaza on US1 is an almost empty shopping center. https://twitter.com/walkablebrevard/status/917000064953995265

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