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Sights and Scenes: Historic Springfield Tour of Homes

Sights and scenes from Historic Springfield's 2017 Tour of Homes. The 39th annual Tour of Homes is a two-day event hosted as a way to show off the progress (and opportunities) in Jacksonville's Springfield Historic District. Hosted by Springfield Preservation & Revitalization (SPAR) Council, the 501c3...

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13 Gypsies Owner Opening Asian/Indian-Themed Restaurant

Popular Riverside neighborhood set to welcome new restaurant highlighting curry flavors from around the world.

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The pending rebirth of Jax's Barnett Bank Building

Downtown Jacksonville's Northbank is poised for a comeback and the historic Barnett Bank Building will serve as a major component of this effort. Today, Bullet of Abandoned Florida takes a look at its existing conditions and Ennis Davis, AICP of Modern Cities provides a brief run down of what's in store...

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Avondale: Riverside's Residential Ideal

Some neighborhoods are so popular, their borders significantly grow with neighboring communities embracing their name as the decades pass. In Jacksonville, Avondale is an example of such a place. Now significant part of one of the region’s largest historic districts, Avondale was originally platted...

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AIA Jacksonville Vision Meets Opportunity

The American Institute of Architects (AIA) Jacksonville's Downtown Initiatives Committee has a vision for Jacksonville's riverfront and the USS Adams site. Here's a brief video that explains what they have in mind. Let us know what you think!

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16 major projects headed for the beaches

The Beaches and the Intracoastal Waterway have become hot spots for infill development. Here's a look at 16 major projects that are either proposed or already under construction.

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Philips: A piece of South Jax's forgotten history

Very few realize that the remains of a 19th century settlement, established by former slaves, still remains a mile or two south of downtown Jacksonville. Dr. Tim Gilmore of jaxpsychogeo.com highlights the story of the Southside's Philips community.

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Baymeadows: Jacksonville's evolving Indian district

Dr. Tim Gilmore of jaxpsychogeo.com explores a culturally diversifying area of Jacksonville suburbia: Southside's Baymeadows

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Updated Urban Jax Major Projects & Development List

Welcome to the Urban Development Master List. This list contains major active and proposed developments within Jacksonville's urban core neighborhoods of Downtown, Brooklyn, Riverside, San Marco and Springfield. In the upcoming months, this project list will be expanded to include additional areas of...

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Urban Construction Update - April 2017

Major construction projects have returned to the landscape of Jacksonville's urban core. Find out where (and more) as we take a brief look at the status of various developments under construction in and around Downtown Jacksonville during the month of April 2017.

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