10k Plan
Get 10k Plan essential facts below. View Videos or join the 10k Plan discussion. Add 10k Plan to your Like2do.com topic list for future reference or share this resource on social media.
10k Plan

The 10K Plan was an urban planning doctrine for Downtown Oakland to attract 10,000 new residents to the city's downtown and Jack London Square areas.

Former Oakland Mayor Jerry Brown continued his predecessor Elihu Harris' public policy of supporting downtown housing development in the area defined as the Central Business District in Oakland's 1998 General Plan.[1] Since Brown worked toward the stated goal of bringing an additional 10,000 residents to Downtown Oakland, his plan was known as "10K." It has resulted in redevelopment projects in the Jack London District, where Brown purchased and later sold an industrial warehouse which he used as a personal residence, and in the Lakeside Apartments District near Lake Merritt, where two infill projects were proposed and approved, one of which is in its fifth year of construction. The 10k plan has touched the historic Old Oakland district, the Chinatown district, the Uptown district, and Downtown.

With the opening of Forest City's The Uptown, the plan is one step closer to being fulfilled.[2] The Uptown is sustainable, affordable, mixed-use, mixed-income public/private partnership. It borders Downtown Oakland, an area which certain political and business interests are attempting to redevelop and "re-imagine."[3]

Notes and references

  1. ^ Robert Gammon (January 3, 2007). "Inflating the Numbers, The Brown administration came very close on the 10K Plan. So why the grade inflation?". East Bay Express. Archived from the original on December 30, 2008. Retrieved 2008. 
  2. ^ Jenn Sherman. "The Challenge". Archived from the original on July 6, 2008. Retrieved 2008. 
  3. ^ Alex Salazar. "Designing a Socially Just Downtown". Archived from the original on December 12, 2006. Retrieved 2006. 



  This article uses material from the Wikipedia page available here. It is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike License 3.0.

10k_Plan
 



 

Top US Cities

Like2do.com was developed using defaultLogic.com's knowledge management platform. It allows users to manage learning and research. Visit defaultLogic's other partner sites below:
PopFlock.com : Music Genres | Musicians | Musical Instruments | Music Industry
NCR Works : Retail Banking | Restaurant Industry | Retail Industry | Hospitality Industry