Arthur Avenue Named as One of the 2016 Great Places in America

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Photo: Bronx Borough President’s Office

The American Planning Association (APA) just announced the 2016 Great Places in America and the Bronx is included! These 15 places — in communities large and small — celebrate stories of exemplary planning that have resulted in stronger, healthier, and more just communities. Check out the info they shared on Arthur Ave here.

Here’s a video highlighting the 15 picks from this year:

 

Check out the full list:

2016 GREAT NEIGHBORHOODS

Santa Ana, California

Downtown Santa Ana

Atlanta, Georgia

Midtown Atlanta

Louisville, Kentucky

Old Louisville

Albuquerque, New Mexico

Nob Hill

Warren, Rhode Island

Downtown Warren

2016 GREAT STREETS

Coeur d’Alene, Idaho

Sherman Avenue

Ketchum, Idaho

Main Street

Omaha, Nebraska

South 24th Street

Bronx, New York

Arthur Avenue

Davidson, North Carolina

Main Street

2016 GREAT PUBLIC SPACES

Fairbanks, Alaska

Golden Heart Plaza

Valparaiso, Indiana

Central Park Plaza

Cincinnati, Ohio

Findlay Market

Tulsa, Oklahoma

Guthrie Green

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Fairmount Park

 

To celebrate, the Bronx Borough President will be at the Belmont Library and Enrico Fermi Cultural Center at 610 E. 186th Street at 1PM to announce the great news.

To learn more and see past year’s picks, visit www.planning.org/greatplaces

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