NCAPA Great Places- Hillsborough's Churton Street

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NCAPA Great Places- Hillsborough's Churton Street

  1. 1. NCAPA Great Places Presentation 2012
  2. 2. Background 
  3. 3. Churton Street   Built and Natural Environment  History and Preservation  Land Uses-Mixed
  4. 4. Built and Natural Environment 
  5. 5. History and Preservation   Established in 1754  Historic Architecture  Preservation and Adaptive Reuse
  6. 6. Land Uses- Retail 
  7. 7. Restaurants and Bars 
  8. 8. Farmers Market 
  9. 9. Social Events 
  10. 10. Night Life 
  11. 11. An Emerging Festival Town 
  12. 12. Churton Street   Political Will  Planning  People
  13. 13. Political Will  Our Vision for Hillsborough is a prosperous Town, filled with vitality, fostering a strong sense of community, which celebrates and preserves its unique heritage and small-town character. Town Strategy Map • Preserve Cultural and Natural Resources • Expand Recreation, Walkability, and Connectivity • Enhance Community Sustainability • Invest in Infrastructure
  14. 14. Planning  Downtown Streetscapes Plan Churton Street Corridor Strategic Plan Community Connectivity Plan Downtown Parking Study Wayfinding Signage Plan Downtown Access Improvements Plan
  15. 15. People: Advocacy  Citizen Boards and Commissions Alliance for Historic Hillsborough Hillsborough Arts Council Chamber of Commerce Downtown Merchants Association Visitors Bureau Hillsborough Garden Club Walkable Hillsborough Coalition
  16. 16. Essentials for Great Places  Parking and Signage Pedestrian Friendly Environment • Sidewalks, crosswalks, accessibility • Public art • Street trees and landscaping Destinations and Activity
  17. 17. People 
  18. 18. Community 
  19. 19. Activity 
  20. 20. Awards  Dozen Distinctive Destinations- National Trust Preserve America Community- Advisory Council on Historic Preservation Tree City USA- Arbor Day Foundation Cool City- NC Sierra Club Scenic Byways- NCDOT
  21. 21. Town of Hillsborough Come visit us and thank you!

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