Downtown Redevelopment Plan, Charleston, West VA


Once a frontier town and home to Daniel Boone, today Charleston is the historic, sophisticated capital of West Virginia and home to a variety of exciting cultural and recreational attractions and a thriving downtown.  As a Principal at MKSK, Craig Gossman led the planning and design process for the Downtown Redevelopment Plan which included an urban design plan for the downtown.  This was supported by actionable implementation items and urban design concepts for target areas identified for catalytic projects. Organizational and funding strategies were highlighted that is assisting the implementation of the action items which provided a vision towards a more sustainable future and created a framework for realizing the vision through 6 Big Ideas and 10 Vision Elements.

Charleston Downtown Redevelopment