East Garden District Streetscape

Conceptual rendering for East Garden District projectproject overview

The "East Garden District" Streetscape / Jefferson Street Road Diet project includes a road-diet and streetscape improvements to Jefferson Street from Garden Street to Chase Street. The project will be constructed through a public-private partnership with local development firm, Catalyst HRE, in concert with the firm's redevelopment of private parcels along the eastside of Jefferson Street and at the corner of Garden and Jefferson Street. The "East Garden District" project is projected to leverage $40.8M in private investment, in addition to, an estimated $2.8M annual tax impact.

Project features

  • Alignment with Pensacola's "Complete Streets" Initiative
  • Road Diet
  • Underground Utilities
  • Street Trees and Landscaping
  • Lighting
  • Sidewalks with Decorative Elements
  • Traffic Calming Elements
  • Enhanced Crosswalks

Project details

  • CRA District: Urban Core
  • Est. Cost: $1.4 M (Public) / $40.8 M (Private)


project status


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upcoming EVENTS

  • Community Redevelopment Agency Meeting: October 19, 2020
  • City Council Meeting: October 22, 2020
  • Construction Commencement: 2020/2021
  • Completion: Late 2021/Early 2022

Past events

  • Oct 6-13, 2020 - Comment Period
  • July 2019 - CRA & City Council approved the Redevelopment Refunding and Improvements Revenue Bond, Series 2019.
  • February 2020 - CRA held a public workshop and approved funding for the East Garden District streetscape project from the Redevelopment Refunding and Improvements Revenue Bond, Series 2019.

Logo for East Garden District project

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