38th Key Connection : the link that mends the north and south sides of the corridor

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dc.contributor.advisor Race, Bruce
dc.contributor.author Caldwell, Cheria A.
dc.date.accessioned 2015-07-23T18:13:20Z
dc.date.available 2015-07-23T18:13:20Z
dc.date.issued 2015-06-17
dc.identifier.uri http://cardinalscholar.bsu.edu/handle/123456789/199876
dc.description.abstract 38th Key Connection is a mixed-­‐use corridor that wedges livability, connectivity and economic viability between Keystone Ave and Meadows Drive. Currently 38th Street is an important thoroughfare in Indianapolis, IN traveling east and west with access north and south leading downtown and to surrounding suburbs. The corridor is diverse with social barriers based on income and ethnicity. This paper addresses policy issues, design issues and offers an alternative redevelopment plan with anti-­‐displacement strategies for current residents. Research has been conducted to answer three research questions and identify research aims regarding corridor redevelopment. Research questions account for current urban design issues including urban sprawl, lack of street connection and disconnect in aesthetic appeal. Research also touches on social reconstruction, the physical infrastructure and community rejuvenation. The outcome of the research is developing guidelines, policies and strategies that will mend the fragmented segments, resulting in cohesion along the 38th Street Corridor. en_US
dc.description.sponsorship Department of Urban Planning
dc.subject.other Thirty-eighth street (Indianapolis, Ind.)
dc.subject.other Keystone Avenue (Indianapolis, Ind.)
dc.subject.other Meadows (Indianapolis, Ind.)
dc.subject.other Community development -- Indiana -- Indianapolis.
dc.subject.other Streets -- Indiana -- Indianapolis.
dc.subject.other City planning -- Indiana -- Indianapolis.
dc.title 38th Key Connection : the link that mends the north and south sides of the corridor en_US
dc.title.alternative Thirty-eighth Key Connection
dc.type Creative project (M.U.R.P.), 3 hours.
dc.description.degree Thesis (M.U.R.P.) en_US
dc.identifier.cardcat-url http://liblink.bsu.edu/catkey/1805081


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