Save the date! On February 3, 2017, we hope you’ll join us at noon for a 90-minute walking tour of our National Landmark District, Ybor City. Hosted by the Ybor City Development Corporation and featuring Wallace Reyes, PhD, the tour will highlight historic treasures, development updates, and the opportunity to sample some of the great local restaurants along the way. Look for more information in our January 2017 issue of Beyond Today.
In case you missed our November 14 Info BBQ, VHB‘s Senior Project Manager, Transportation Planning – Brent A. Lacy, AICP and Project Manager, Urban Planning – Curtis M. Ostrodka, AICP, LEED AP, shared an in-depth look at how public realm investments can create a significant return on investment by creating great places. The Economics of Place explores how the built environment of great places spurs economic development and creates livable, sustainable communities through case studies from around the country.