Target Area Master Plan

Master Plan for Inner City Target Areas

The Target Area Master Plan encompasses the neighborhoods of Laney Walker, Bethlehem, Turpin Hill, and a portion of Uptown which offer opportunities of residential revitalization, public-private partnerships, and employment possibilities.

The overall goal for the plan is to create a sustainable, economically diverse neighborhood that contains housing, jobs, and educational and workforce development opportunities.

The main components of the plan include:
  • Parks and open space
  • New and renovated housing
  • Canal improvements
  • Commercial and mixed use areas
  • Removal of the CSX railroad tracks
  • A biomedical park
  • Street improvements
For more information regarding the Target Area Master Plan contact Chester Wheeler, Director by email or fax at (706) 821-1784.

View the Illustrative Master Plan.