- Shaping a City
- Mack Travis
- 01 March 2020
CHARACTERS Shaping a City
SUMMARY Shaping a City 107 CHARACTERS Shaping a City N permitting a Business Improvement District BID with taxing authority to raise up to 20 percent of the City tax rate focused on downtown redevelopment Shaping a City is the behind the scenes story of one developer's involvement from first buying and renovating small houses gradually expanding his thinking and projects to include a recognition of the interdependence of the entire city jobs infrastructure retail housing industry taxation banking and City Plannin.
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SUMMARY Shaping a City 107 CHARACTERS Shaping a City Picture your downtown vacant boarded up while the malls surrounding your city are thriving What would you doIn 1974 the politicians merchants community leaders and business and property owners of Ithaca New York joined together to transform main street into a pedestrian mall Cornell University began an Industrial Research Park to keep and attract jobs Developers began renovating run down housing City Planners crafted a long range plan utilizing State legislatio.Mack Travis ↠ 7 SUMMARY
SUMMARY Shaping a City 107 CHARACTERS Shaping a City G It is the story of how he along with other local developers transformed a uiet economically challenged upstate New York town into one that is recognized nationally as among the best small cities in the countryThe lessons and principles of personal relationships cooperation and collaboration the importance of density and the power of a Business Improvement District to catalyze change are ones you can take home for the development and revitalization of your cit.