Debbie DeBotton wrote 'Grove street is an active pedestrian walk way for NLF and Auburndale residents and if possible our visioning should take this into account. The Normandy design opens up to Grove Street and the Riverside design does not. We certainly don't want the store fronts to open onto Grove Street, but there could be elements of good design addressed like open space, interaction with the environment, set backs and upper floors that are set back that would treat Grove Street as the active pedestrian walkway that it is.
Here is an article on good street scape designs, "The 7 keys to great streetscape design":
by Kevin F. on February 12, 2014
Tagged pedestrian streetscapes, streetscape, streetscape design
RightSize Riverside – Let's Get it Right!
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