Northwood gets Florida Main Street designation

This, from West Palm Beach’s Community Redevelopment Agency: Northwood Village has been designated a Florida Main Street by the Florida Division of Historical Resources, the agency that preserves and promotes Florida’s historical, archaeological and folk culture resources.  The Main Street designation and program focuses on economic development in the context of historic preservation. While concentrating on revitalizing Northwood…

Boynton’s New Downtown

Boynton Beach city officials say that their downtown is on its way up. After an hourslong discussion Tuesday night, the city’s redevelopment agency approved a new plan that sets up the city’s downtown for a makeover. According to the plan, downtown will have six downtown districts, each with its own development regulations, building heights and…

Temple Terrace council to hear 2 very different redevelopment plans

The Temple Terrace City Council is considering two proposals for its downtown redevelopment area — one from Eriksson Technologies, and the other from Florida Hospital. Following state regulations, they’ll meet as the Community Redevelopment Agency to hear more about each plan on at 5:30 p.m. Monday, Aug. 15, at the Lightfoot Recreation Center, 10901 N. 56th St., Temple Terrace. A special…