Japantown Planning, Preservation and Development Task Force

Japantown Community Plan Proposed Strategies (with community input) September 12, 2001 DRAFT

Concepts for the Japantown Community Plan:

Prepared for the Japantown Planning Preservation and Development Task Force. Prepared by BMS Design Group Urban Planning and Design and Porat Consulting Economic Development in association with The Duffey Company - Transportation, Nobuho Nagasawa - Artist, Sedway Group - Real Estate Economics, VBN Architects - Architecture, Jim Leritz - Illustrator. November 2000. Cover. 

Japantown Community Planning Process Status Report July 26, 1999.

Submitted to the Japantown Planning, Preservation, and Development Task Force. Report prepared by the Japantown Plannning Consultant Team: Chinatown Community Development Center and Asian Neighborhood Design. July, 1999. (Report/Htm)

Summary of Findings: Social, Cultural and Economic Impact of AMC Kabuki Theaters, Japan Center, and Festivals. 

Porat Consulting in association with Greg Bregman & Associates Sedway Group. November 9, 2001. 
Introduction (295KB)
Summary of Findings (487KB)
Economic Impact Analysis (242KB)
Recommendations for Commercial and Cultural Revitalization (414KB)
Synopsis (106KB)

Summary of Findings: Social, Cultural and Economic Impact of Japantown Bowl's Closure. 

Porat Consulting in association with Greg Bregman & Associates Sedway Group. November 7, 2000. 

Introduction (139KB)
Summary of Findings (528KB)
Economic Impacts of Alternate Building Use (233KB)
Surveys & Appendix (1.2MB)
Synopsis (82KB)