TITLE

Rebuilding Downtown San Jose: A Redevelopment Success Story

AUTHOR(S)
Claiborne, Jay
PUB. DATE
January 2003
SOURCE
Places: Forum of Design for the Public Realm;Winter2003, Vol. 15 Issue 2, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the successful redevelopment of San Jose, California. The author highlights the fact that San Jose is the most populous city in San Francisco Bay Area and the eleventh largest in the U.S. He also believes that much of what lies behind San Jose's transformation can be attributed to the high-technology expansion that peaked in the late 1990s. The restoration effort, led by the San Jose Redevelopment Agency, has been based on a belief in the cruciality of a civic context for private development.
ACCESSION #
25758677

 

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