Placemaking

EXISTING CONDITIONS

Historic Springwood Ave

Springwood Avenue ``Better Block`` Event

Residents take a break at the parklet during the Better Block event in October 2017

Asbury Park Commercial Corridors

The local economy: Businesses by Sector

  • Retail
  • Finance, Insurance, Real Estate
  • Services
  • Construction, Manufacturing, Wholesale
  • Government
  • Unclassified

SERVICES: hotels, amusements, health and legal services, education

RETAIL: food stores, restaurants and bars, apparel, furniture, auto dealers and gas stations, home improvement

The Community Says

  • Springwood Park is a welcome addition to the neighborhood but more access to open space is needed
  • Public art is important to a community’s quality of life and identity
  • The West Side is physically and culturally isolated from the rest of the city