Tuesday, July 26, 2011

2020 Vision Plan: Ballpark Neighborhood

As many of you know, the 2020 Vision Plan has been under development for over a year now. During the planning process, the "ballpark neighborhood" right here in our Third Ward was identified as a focus area. Pages 121-127 of the attached PDF (see link) provides more detail on the identified opportunities, challenges and recommendations made to the Charlotte Center City team regarding the Charlotte Knights Stadium and the Romare Bearden Park .

  • Opportunities & Challenges
  • Illustrative Concept
  • Recommendations
  • Development Opportunities

Excerpt:
"The Ballpark Neighborhood Focus Area in Third Ward will be a place like no other in Charlotte. This vibrant neighborhood will bring together a new AAA baseball park with nearby existing sports facilities; new sport-related retail shops, restaurants and bars; fun and active park spaces; and a transit station that is on par with the finest facilities in the country."

For more detail:
http://www.centercity2020.info/docManager/1000000208/04_Focus%20Areas_Part_I.pdf