Planners at NPC used #APA16 to highlight Phoenix planning-in-action.
Trending throughout APA conference weekend:
1. Valley Metro Light Rail
2. Murals and the public arts district
3. GRID: Phoenix’s bike share program
4. Form-based code
The code for the downtown area, passed in 2010, has increased density.
5. Move PHX, the city's “all-of-the-above” transportation plan
Passed by popular referendum (including a sales tax increase), the plan puts active and alternative forms of transportation in the forefront of Phoenix’s future.
7. Adaptive Reuse
9. The Healthy Corner Store Initiative
About the Author
Dustin Calliari is APA's marketing coordinator.
Image: At the top of our list, Valley Metro Light Rail.