Keswick Town Center

 
 

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Location: Abington Township, Pennsylvania
Client: Abington Township
Product: Revitialization plans for seven Commercial districts: Keswick Avenue, Old York Road, North Hills Area, Roslyn/Willow Grove, Abington Town Center, McKinley and Ardsley.
Completion Date: 2004
 
Carter van Dyke Associates led a team of planners to revitialize seven aging commercial districts throughout Abington Township, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania.
 
These revitialization plans were the result of multidisciplinary community planning efforts to study each of the commercial districts to establish its character, examine land uses, define streetscapes, preserve architectural features and identify economic opportunities. Public input meetings were held to address key design issues and address public concerns.
 
A series of traffic calming techniques, landscape features, lights, benches and pedestrain linkages were created to support the economic strategy. The resulting revitialization plans created implementation strategies, identified preliminary costs and funding sources. The community of Keswick is featured here showing the street trees, street lights, new sidewalks, traffic calming roundabout, community clock, new retail and restaurants surrounding the revitialized Keswick Theater.

Carter van Dyke
A s s o c i a t e s
Pennsylvania Office
40 Garden Alley
Doylestown, PA 18901
 
 
New York Office

6850 S Gannett Hill Rd.
Naples, NY 14512

Contact CVDA
(215) 345-4324 | Fax
 
Carter van Dyke, RLA, ASLA
 
Peter R. Fernandez, RLA, ASLA, CLARB