Downtown Springfield TDI

Springfield, MA
Building on your ideas to make downtown Springfield an even better place to live, visit & grow a business.
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planning-zoning
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coUrbanizer via Text

What would inspire you to spend more time downtown after work or on weekends?

A bookstore/cafe with couches.

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coUrbanizer via Text

What would make this neighborhood a better place to live?

A yoga studio would be great!

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Dharma Yoga Studio
The Shops at Marketplace
1341 Main Street (rear)

13 yoga classes Monday - Saturday
www.simplygrace.me/dharma-yoga

An area to walk

From main street to all the way to the stone bridge. We need an open area to walk. The city could have events in front of the court square area. If we create foot traffic stores will come.

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coUrbanizer via Text

What would inspire you to spend more time downtown after work or on weekends?

More free or low cost activities

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coUrbanizer via Text

What would inspire you to spend more time downtown after work or on weekends?

More outdoor activities More community based activities

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coUrbanizer via Text

Restaurant Idea

#Lunchtime in #Springfield I would like to see a restaurant like Sweet Kitchen & Bar in Worcester.

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NOSH Restaurant and Cafe
The Shops at Marketplace
1341 Main Street (rear)
Tuesday - Friday best lunch downtown, just sayin'...

Springfield will be like Boston in No time

I'd like to see more passenger train ( at least one small one, going from springfield, maybe to other cities. people love trains, trains symbolize big cities. lot of more commerce, I understand this... Read more...

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Larger area where you could walk in the downtown.

Maybe have parts of main street with pedestrian traffic only. It could be in and round the Springfield Innovation district as well.  With out an urban open area aren't just recycling buildings?

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If you could add one thing to downtown Springfield, what would it be?

It could be a restaurant, a shop, a service, an event, an offering, a physical attribute, etc. 

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I would add a public market. A place where local farms, restaurants and entrepreneurs could rent space to sell there products to the public. I would like to see it as part of a development including... Read more...

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More seamless public transportation, more activities and training centers for Springfield residents, and job sites in Downtown linked with recruitment and training for Springfield residents.  

More... Read more...

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Downtown Springfield idea

https://www.curbed.com/2016/9/22/13019420/urban-design-community-building-placemaking?mc_cid=783221c2f2&mc_eid=5cf19ca4f6 We can do all these here!

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Partnership idea

With summer weeks away, in the past have any groups partnered with the city to do a beach cleanup day at Riverfront Park?

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Downtown needs to add more venues that offer fun to all

Downtown needs to add more venues that offer fun to all ages. I suggest building an IMAX theater downtown, a carousel and a high Ferris wheel as attractions which will make a visit downtown more fun.... Read more...

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