Column: Upland plans gracious, but denser, downtown

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Sunday’s column (read it here) is about Upland’s recently adopted downtown specific plan, which lays out in detail what’s allowed down there. Encouraged will be three- and four-story buildings with apartments or condos on the upper floors and retail and restaurants on the ground floor. Changes will occur gradually, of course, but the goal is a more vibrant district with more residents and more entertainment, dining and shops.

Any thoughts about the plan as described in my column, or about Upland’s downtown?

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  • Phil

    CIty Planners should visit downtown Monrovia, which has a well developed, beautiful downtown area that is great place for local families to shop, walk, dine, and support the city with tax dollars.

    [I'm a fan of downtown Monrovia too. -- DA]