Wednesday, June 1, 2011

What does Legacy say about Community Character?

  • Create and perpetuate a unique, special, and distinctive image for the communities within Forsyth County
  • Use quality design to display our pride in the rich and diverse history of the County
  • Encourage major employers and institutions to display their pride through creative design incorporated in their buildings, signs, and landscaping
  • Design attractive roadways that include auto, bike, and pedestrian features
  • Create development design guidelines to promote livable, sustainable, and visually pleasing communities
  • Encourage the preservation and reuse of existing sites and buildings
  • Educate the community on the benefits of considering aesthetics in the development process
  • Identify, protect, and promote historic resources
  • Encourage the historic preservation of the various and diverse buildings and neighborhoods
  • Create awareness of historic resources
  • Develop historic preservation alliances
  • Incorporate community gateways and boulevards to convey sense of pride
  • Maintain rural farmland
  • Incorporate wide green buffers to creeks and add walking trails
  • Provide attractive directional signs and event banners

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