The Target Area Master Plan encompasses the neighborhoods of Laney Walker, Bethlehem, Turpin Hill, and a portion of Uptown which offer opportunities of residential revitalization, public-private partnerships, and employment possibilities.
The overall goal for the plan is to create a sustainable, economically diverse neighborhood that contains housing, jobs, and educational and workforce development opportunities.
The main components of the plan include:
- Parks and open space
- New and renovated housing
- Canal improvements
- Commercial and mixed use areas
- Removal of the CSX railroad tracks
- A biomedical park
- Street improvements
For more information regarding the Target Area Master Plan contact Chester Wheeler, Director by email or fax at (706) 821-1784.
View the Illustrative Master Plan.