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Save the Date! Making Dollars and Sense of Mixed Use: Meeting Market Demand for Walkable Communities National consultants and experienced Florida investors and developers analyze commercial area revitalization and intensification, financing and local government role. Advantages & Challenges of urban form infill & redevelopment, transit oriented development, and traditional neighborhood…

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Noteworthy articles The past century has given us the gift of longevity, often with the presence of managed disabilities or chronic conditions. Our communities must be modified to reflect this new reality. The Atlanta Regional Commission’s “Lifelong Communities” initiative has a goal of allowing people to remain in their homes…

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About 100 local planners, lawyers, and interested citizens came to the Palmetto Pines Country Club for the 1st annual Platapalooza, sponsored by Reconnecting Lee, Florida Chapter of the American Planning Association, and the Florida Planning & Zoning Association (and others). Here are some notes based on the day’s presentations. Max…

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The East Fort Myers Revitalization and Redevelopment Plan presents a vision for a healthy East Fort Myers. While East Fort Myers has experienced a decline in its social, economic, and environmental health, it has all the raw materials necessary to recapture its economic vigor and natural beauty. This document offers…

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