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Project Details for:
Broward County Demonstration Smart Growth Project
Related Area South Florida
Project Initiated 1/17/2003
City Broward
County
Primary Contact Bernice Butler, Collins Center
Related SFRRC Member Collins Center
Primary Keyword Community Development
Description of Project Facilitate smart growth demonstration project in urban core neighborhood in broward county
Last Update 1/17/2003
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Citi States Report
Related Area Florida
Project Initiated 4/1/2000
City Region
County
Primary Contact Bernice Butler, Collins Center
Related SFRRC Member Collins Center
Primary Keyword Environment
Description of Project Research and publication of articles by Curtis Johnson and Neal Pierce on issues that define 3 south Florida counties as a region
Last Update 1/17/2003
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Dade County Smart Growth Demonstration Project in Overtown
Related Area Overtown
Project Initiated 1/17/2003
City Miami
County
Primary Contact Bernice Butler, Collins Center
Related SFRRC Member Collins Center
Primary Keyword Community Development
Description of Project na
Last Update 1/17/2003
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FAU/ City of Dania Beach Partnership
Related Area Dania Beach
Project Initiated 1/1/1997
City Dania Beach
County Broward County
Primary Contact Sylvia Cohen, Catanese Center - Ft. Lauderdale
Related SFRRC Member Catanese Center
Primary Keyword Community Development
Description of Project The City of Dania Beach and Florida Atlantic University have an on-going agreement where the University faculty, staff, and students annually provide services to the city. In 2001, FAU’s Catanese Center provided services such as organizing and conducting visioning workshops for the city’s newly annexed area and serving on various community boards.
Last Update 1/10/2003
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Fulford City Center Redevelopment
Related Area Hanford Boulevard
Project Initiated 3/10/1999
City North Miami Beach
County Miami-Dade
Primary Contact David Dahlstrom, SFRPC
Related SFRRC Member South Florida RPC
Primary Keyword Economic Development
Description of Project With funding assistance from Eastward Ho! the City of North Miami Beach utilized the services of the TCRPC design studio to conduct a charrette master plan for Hanford Boulevard. The City also received assistance from the SFRPC for project engineering and design of a demonstration block. The City hopes to transform this area into its Main Street.
Last Update 1/10/2003
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Gershbine Property
Related Area Jensen Beach
Project Initiated 3/1/2001
City Jensen Beach
County Martin County
Primary Contact Marcela Camblor, TCRPC
Related SFRRC Member Treasure Coast RPC
Primary Keyword Land Use/Growth Management
Description of Project A proposal to develop a three-acre site in the riverside village of Jensen Beach
Last Update 1/8/2003
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Glades Community Development Corporation (GCDC)
Related Area Belle Glade, Pahokee,South Bay
Project Initiated 12/1/1996
City Belle Glade
County Palm Beach
Primary Contact David Harris, The MacArthur Foundation
Related SFRRC Member na
Primary Keyword Community Development
Description of Project Grant support to GCDC for Community Organizing, planning, Economic Development, cultural activities, and general operations.
Last Update 1/10/2003
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Imaging the Region
Related Area Florida
Project Initiated 1/17/2003
City Broward
County
Primary Contact Bernice Butler, Collins Center
Related SFRRC Member Collins Center
Primary Keyword Coastal Initiatives
Description of Project na
Last Update 1/17/2003
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Indian River County Study
Related Area Indian River County
Project Initiated 6/1/2001
City na
County Indian River
Primary Contact Marcela Camblor, TCRPC
Related SFRRC Member Treasure Coast RPC
Primary Keyword Land Use/Growth Management
Description of Project Provide alternative patterns of settlement to sprawl in the countryside. Commissioned by the County
Last Update 1/8/2003
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Lake Worth West
Related Area Neighborhood west of I95 between Lake Worth Road and 6th Avenue South (Military to the West,)
Project Initiated 12/1/1995
City Unincorporated PBC
County Palm Beach
Primary Contact David Harris, The MacArthur Foundation
Related SFRRC Member na
Primary Keyword Community Development
Description of Project In partnership with other funders, founded a community organizing effort in the neighborhood and subsequently made one grant to resident based non-profit.
Last Update 1/10/2003
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Land Use Impacts and Solutions to Sea Level Rise
Related Area Coastal areas of the Treasure Coast Region
Project Initiated 9/1/2002
City na
County Palm Beach, Martin, St. Lucie, Indian River
Primary Contact Peter Merritt, TCRPC
Related SFRRC Member Treasure Coast RPC
Primary Keyword Coastal Initiatives
Description of Project This project examines the long term resonse to sea level rise through land use planning. The primary activity is to develop planning maps that illustrate the areas and critical facilities that need to be protected with dikes or other measures as sea level rises. This is part of a larger project that is being conducted by Southwest Florida Regional Planning Council and South Florida Regional Planning Council.
Last Update 1/9/2003
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Limestone Creek
Related Area Neighborhood east of I95 and North of Indiantown Road near Jupiter
Project Initiated 12/1/1995
City Unincorporated Palm Beach County
County Palm Beach
Primary Contact David Harris, The MacArthur Foundation
Related SFRRC Member na
Primary Keyword Community Development
Description of Project In partnership with other funders supported affordable housing development, and community organizing in the area. Subsequent grants went to three different resident based non-profits in the area.
Last Update 1/10/2003
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Model Cities/Brownsville Brownfield
Related Area Brownsville
Project Initiated 4/30/1998
City
County Miami-Dade
Primary Contact Terry Manning, SFRPC
Related SFRRC Member South Florida RPC
Primary Keyword Economic Development
Description of Project Brownfield site identification, assessment, and redevelopment program.
Last Update 1/10/2003
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Okeechobee Dike Evacuation and Shelter Plan (ODESA)
Related Area Glades Communities
Project Initiated 10/1/2001
City Belle Glade, Pahokee, South Bay, and Canal Pointe
County Palm Beach
Primary Contact Sylvia Cohen, Catanese Center - Ft. Lauderdale
Related SFRRC Member Catanese Center
Primary Keyword Emergency Management
Description of Project The Catanese Center and the FAU College of Engineering contracted with the Palm Beach County Division of Emergency Management to develop a comprehensive evacuation and shelter plan for the Glades area of Palm Beach County. The FAU Team initiated a planning process that included local, state and federal agencies, the School Board, civic and faith-based organizations, business interests, non-profit service providers, environmental organizations, local activists, and the residents of the Glades.
Last Update 1/10/2003
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Opa Locka EPA Brownfield
Related Area Citywide
Project Initiated 7/1/1998
City Opa Locka
County Miami-Dade
Primary Contact Terry Manning, SFRPC
Related SFRRC Member South Florida RPC
Primary Keyword Economic Development
Description of Project Approximately 28 brownfields sites have been designated for priority clean-up and redevelopment. Complete assessments have been done on 4 parcels and 1 site has a partial site assessment. completed o
Last Update 1/10/2003
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Opa Locka Technical Assistance
Related Area Citywide
Project Initiated 7/30/2002
City Opa Locka
County Miami-Dade
Primary Contact Terry Manning, SFRPC
Related SFRRC Member South Florida RPC
Primary Keyword Economic Development
Description of Project Provide technical assistance to the City on a variety of issues including Economic Development, Finance, Intergovmental Coordination, and Community Development
Last Update 1/10/2003
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Overtown Civic Partnership and Design Center
Related Area Overtown
Project Initiated 1/17/2003
City Miami
County
Primary Contact Bernice Butler, Collins Center
Related SFRRC Member Collins Center
Primary Keyword Community Development
Description of Project na
Last Update 1/17/2003
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Palm Beach County Demonstration Smart Growth Project
Related Area South Florida
Project Initiated 1/17/2003
City Palm Beach
County
Primary Contact Bernice Butler, Collins Center
Related SFRRC Member Collins Center
Primary Keyword Community Development
Description of Project na
Last Update 1/17/2003
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Port of Fort Pierce Master Plan
Related Area Fort Pierce
Project Initiated 6/1/2001
City Fort Pierce
County St. Lucie
Primary Contact Lenore Alpert, Catanese Center - Ft. Lauderdale
Related SFRRC Member Catanese Center
Primary Keyword Coastal Initiatives
Description of Project The Catanese Center worked with St. Lucie County to develop an updated Deepwater Port Master Plan for the Port of Ft. Pierce. In preparing the Plan, the Catanese Center Project Team drafted goals, objectives, and policies based on data and analysis, stakeholder input and direction from the County staff and elected officials.
Last Update 1/10/2003
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Regional Land Use Study for Martin and St. Lucie Counties
Related Area Urban Service Area of both counties from Virginia Avenue in the north to Cove Road in the south
Project Initiated 5/1/2000
City Includes parts or all of Fort Pierce, Port St. Luc
County Martin, St. Lucie
Primary Contact Terry Hess, TCRPC
Related SFRRC Member Treasure Coast RPC
Primary Keyword Land Use/Growth Management
Description of Project In order to address the increasingly problematic traffic congestion in the U.S. 1 corridor, this study examines alternative future land use and transportation scenarios. After selection of a preferred scenario, implementation strategies and tools will be developed.
Last Update 1/8/2003
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Regional Wealth Building Forum
Related Area South Florida
Project Initiated 1/17/2003
City South Florida
County
Primary Contact Bernice Butler, Collins Center
Related SFRRC Member Collins Center
Primary Keyword Economic Development
Description of Project na
Last Update 1/17/2003
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Rural Village of Booker Park
Related Area Indiantown
Project Initiated 10/23/1999
City Indiantown
County Martin County
Primary Contact Marcela Camblor, TCRPC
Related SFRRC Member Treasure Coast RPC
Primary Keyword Land Use/Growth Management
Description of Project Booker Park exists as a compact, rural village in the countryside. The village is an underdeveloped piece of fabric full of infill and redevelopment opportunities. It is in the path of development and in need of a Master Plan.
Last Update 1/8/2003
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San Castle
Related Area Unincorporated Palm Beach County
Project Initiated 12/1/1998
City Boynton
County Palm Beach
Primary Contact David Harris, The MacArthur Foundation
Related SFRRC Member na
Primary Keyword Community Development
Description of Project Supported resident based group through the funding of the PBC RoundTable: a network of community based initiatives.
Last Update 1/10/2003
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Scenario Planning
Related Area Florida
Project Initiated 1/17/2003
City Florida
County
Primary Contact Bernice Butler, Collins Center
Related SFRRC Member Collins Center
Primary Keyword Community Development
Description of Project na
Last Update 1/17/2003
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SFRPC Revolving Loan Program
Related Area Regionwide
Project Initiated 10/1/2000
City
County Monroe, Miami-Dade, Broward
Primary Contact Cheryl Cook, SFRPC
Related SFRRC Member South Florida RPC
Primary Keyword Economic Development
Description of Project The Revolving Loan Program provide loans between $50 and $300K to existing businesses.
Last Update 1/10/2003
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South Dade U.S. 1 Corridor Project
Related Area Cutler Ridge, Goulds, Princeton, Naranja, Naranja Lakes, Florida City
Project Initiated 1/1/1993
City South Dade
County Miami-Dade
Primary Contact Sara Forelle, Catanese Center - Ft. Lauderdale
Related SFRRC Member Catanese Center
Primary Keyword Land Use/Growth Management
Description of Project The purpose of the South Dade U.S. 1 Corridor Project is to coordinate land uses in the area around the South Dade Busway, also called the South Dade Exclusive Bus Lanes. An essential part of the project is building consensus in the South Miami-Dade County community about the future of the U.S. 1 corridor area. The project was completed in 2000.
Last Update 1/10/2003
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South Florida Smart Growth Land Trust
Related Area South Florida
Project Initiated 1/17/2003
City Miami
County
Primary Contact Bernice Butler, Collins Center
Related SFRRC Member Collins Center
Primary Keyword Community Development
Description of Project na
Last Update 1/17/2003
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South Florida Urban Initiatives Fund
Related Area South Florida
Project Initiated 1/17/2003
City South Florida
County
Primary Contact Bernice Butler, Collins Center
Related SFRRC Member Collins Center
Primary Keyword Economic Development
Description of Project na
Last Update 1/17/2003
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Southside Delray Beach
Related Area Neighborhood East of I95 along Atlantic Avenue
Project Initiated 12/1/1997
City Delray Beach
County Palm Beach
Primary Contact David Harris, The MacArthur Foundation
Related SFRRC Member na
Primary Keyword Community Development
Description of Project Series of grants made to local government and non-profits to support the comprehensive revitalization of the Southside Delray Beach area.
Last Update 1/10/2003
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The Abacoa Project/Abacoa Partnership for Community
Related Area Abacoa
Project Initiated 7/1/2000
City Town of Jupiter
County Palm Beach County
Primary Contact Marie York, Catanese Center -Jupiter
Related SFRRC Member Catanese Center
Primary Keyword Urban Design
Description of Project The Abacoa Project enables FAU's Catanese Center and faculty in architecture, urban affairs, and other disciplines to broaden the discussion of New Urbanism from physical design and transportation issues to topics such as schools, demographic and economic diversity, health care, and civic institutions. Activities will include symposia on the history of Florida communities and aspects of New Urbanism; lectures and workshops on community building for both the general public and professional organizations; and a consulting service offered to Florida cities and towns seeking to improve their communities. Programs include: •Environmental Stewardship •Promoting Diversity •Chronicle of Abacoa •Citizens/Town/Developers Forums •Talks about the Community •Public Officials Design Institute
Last Update 1/10/2003
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The Growth Partnership Initiative
Related Area Florida
Project Initiated 1/17/2003
City Miami
County
Primary Contact Bernice Butler, Collins Center
Related SFRRC Member Collins Center
Primary Keyword Community Development
Description of Project na
Last Update 1/17/2003
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The State Road 7 Collaborative
Related Area State Road 7
Project Initiated 7/15/1999
City Miramar, Hollywood, Davie, Fort Lauderdale, Planta
County Broward
Primary Contact David Dahlstrom, SFRPC
Related SFRRC Member South Florida RPC
Primary Keyword Economic Development
Description of Project The State Road 7 Collaborative is a unique partnership that shares the common goal to coordinate the local resources of fourteen jurisdictions in order to promote economic vitality or the corridor through coordinated planning, aesthetic improvements, redevelopment, enhanced mobility and safety of the corridor.
Last Update 1/10/2003
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Treasure Coast Enterprise Fund
Related Area Treasure Coast Region
Project Initiated 9/1/2000
City na
County Palm Beach, Martin, St. Lucie and Indian River
Primary Contact Greg Vaday, TCRPC
Related SFRRC Member na
Primary Keyword Economic Development
Description of Project The Treasure Coast Enterprise Fund (TCEF) is a regional community development loan fund dedicated to stimulating economic growth and job creation by providing flexible financing to small businesses in the Treasure Coast Region.
Last Update 1/7/2003
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