The Market Demand for Walkability

  For about twenty-five years, a fairly small group of professionals in the design and planning professions has been touting the desires of people to live in walkable communities. One remarkable report came across my desk this month that shows just how far the... read more

Incremental Development Workshop Coming to Savannah

The workshop is designed to introduce the principles and implementation mechanisms behind neighborhood based development projects. The workshop offers specialized training about how to create small projects, like 1-3 story buildings with less than 20 units, which are residential, commercial or mixed in use. Presenters at the workshop include developer, Monte Anderson who has spent years “in the trenches” finding ways to redevelop his community into a place where people want to live and work. Also presenting, Eric Kronberg who takes the approach of “placemaking” to development by creating public spaces that promote health, happiness and well-being. This workshop is the first step to becoming a small developer yourself or creating a supportive ecosystem for small development in Savannah.

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Building Beauty in the Urban Environment

Former Charleston Mayor Joseph “Joe” Riley, Jr. will be the guest speaker at the Savannah Urbanism Series, a biannual event featuring renowned professionals from across the U.S. speaking on topics ranging from urban design to development and revitalization. The free event will take place on Thursday, October 20, 2016 at The Savannah Theatre (222 Bull Street) from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

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Request for Qualifications

Request for Qualifications Architectural Services for 2205/2207 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd. Savannah Development and Renewal Authority (SDRA) September 2016 Click here to download the RFQ >> Architect Request for Qualifications About the Properties 2205 and... read more