Truly a stark difference in approach compared to Croton's emphasis on "affordable housing"/apartments.
THE HUDSON INDEPENDENT, RESIDENTS FAVOR A VIBRANT DOWNTOWN
HIGHLIGHTS ONLY, READ THE ENTIRE ARTICLE AT THE LINK BELOW
--A year’s worth of surveys and
testimonials on how to invigorate downtown Dobbs Ferry was
presented to the Dobbs Ferry Board of Trustees in mid-May.....
--Raven David, Coordinator of the Dobbs Ferry Downtown
Improvement Task Force, highlighted the salient points culled from
929 questionnaires filled out by residents and business owners.....
--Not surprising, parking and
traffic flow was a top priority for residents and small business
--More specialty shops and family-owned restaurants were also
high on the list, along with enhancing the downtown’s walkability.
Beautification would entail building more green spaces, more
trees, sidewalk planters, benches and gathering spaces. Overall,
loud and clear was creating a downtown that would be an
inviting destination point....“Our objectives are to build a harbor of commerce,” READ MORE HERE.