Southside revitalization

CRA Earmarks $116K For Southside Redevelopment

Apr 28, 2016
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The city of Tallahassee will spend more than $100,000 dollars for business improvements in the Southside.

Tom Flanigan

A long-abandoned gas station in South Tallahassee is in line for a rebirth as a dynamic group of young professionals has joined forces to make it happen.

For the first time, Tallahassee's Southside hosted its own National Night Out on Tuesday, August 4.   The idea was to help foster more neighborhood pride and as well as a greater connection to the community at large.

Hundreds of people, young and old, poured into Jack McLean Park to hear speakers like Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum.


May 24, 2012

From Midtown, to Cascades Park to Gaines Street, and Southside revitalization, there’s a lot of redevelopment around Tallahassee nowadays. Much of it is being driven and coordinated by the Knight Creative Communities Institute. We get a situational update from KCCI’s Laurie Hartsfield and initiative “catalysts” Betsy Couch and Jay Revell.