West Main Plan will be a gift to our children

West Main Plan will be a gift to our children

By Andrew Rothfeder, Studer Properties President Almost 15 years ago, our community began the task of redeveloping Pensacola’s waterfront.  Hurricane Ivan had irreparably damaged the Main Street Wastewater Treatment plant, which created an opportunity to...

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City Council Says Yes!

City Council Says Yes!

Recently, our finalized West Main Master Plan was approved by the city council in a 7-0 vote! After a long road, we are so excited to have the full support of the council, after the first reading! We would like to thank those of you reading this email for keeping up...

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Join us for our final presentation!

Join us for our final presentation!

Back in April, our team met with hundreds of members of this community to get feedback on what the citizens of Pensacola actually want to see on the Maritime and West Main parcels. Our design team listened, asked questions, and implemented that feedback, producing the...

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How does the West Main Master Plan get approved?

If you've been following along with the process, you will know that the current iteration of the master plan began with input from the very people who will be most affected by development on these sites - you! Because we are in the business of community building, it...

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Power to the (Walking) People!

Power to the (Walking) People!

One of our favorite components of the West Main Master Plan is that it values the safety of the pedestrian first and foremost. It was very important to us to assemble a team that valued walkability. As our downtown continues to grow, having a landscape that provides a...

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Going Green(er) On West Main

Oftentimes, new development equals cutting down trees and turning grassy spots into parking lots. In an urban environment where there is generally a shortage of green as it is, we certainly don't want to diminish the natural assets we were given on this property. When...

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WEST MAIN MASTER PLAN WEEK RECAP

WEST MAIN MASTER PLAN WEEK RECAP

What an amazing week! We are so grateful to all who came out and spoke up last week. Your input has been invaluable and greatly influenced the direction of this project. We wanted this to be a community-guided vision, and you have helped us to achieve that goal. Now,...

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HAVE AN IDEA FOR WEST MAIN STREET? NOW’S YOUR CHANCE!

HAVE AN IDEA FOR WEST MAIN STREET? NOW’S YOUR CHANCE!

Some of the leading urban design and walkability experts in the country will be returning to Pensacola, and they need your help. During the week of April 8-11, representatives from Jeff Speck and Associates and DPZ Partners will be meeting with neighborhood...

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BUILDING A VIBRANT DOWNTOWN STARTS AT THE WATERFRONT

BUILDING A VIBRANT DOWNTOWN STARTS AT THE WATERFRONT

Since Don Tristan De Luna first discovered our shores hundreds of years ago, the Pensacola waterfront has been a source of inspiration and opportunity. For centuries, Pensacola’s proximity to the water has supported this community as a military outpost, a commercial...

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