Want to get your town moving in the right direction? It starts with the right people.
As a follow up to his walkability assessment as part of the Come Home to Downtown program, David Sousa, CDM Smith, takes city officials and local stakeholders from Torrington on a walking tour of the downtown.

As a follow up to his walkability assessment as part of the Come Home to Downtown program, David Sousa, CDM Smith, takes city officials and local stakeholders on a walking tour of downtown Torrington.

Increasingly, the town centers that thrive are those that incorporate a vibrant mix of housing, retail and transportation choices. With our extensive experience in creating and re-creating healthy downtowns, we know what it takes be successful – what partnerships needs to be formed, what goals need to be identified, what resources need to be developed in order to create walkable communities that engage a variety of users.

Take advantage of our strength as a convener to reinvigorate your downtown. We’ll help get the right people to the table to begin facilitating neighborhoods with a vibrant mix of housing, transit, retail and office use that suits your town’s vision for the future. We’ll show you how to outline a plan for moving forward in clear, incremental steps. Whether you want to remain a quaint village center or be a city of the future, we can help you grow in a way that’s sustainable, authentic and appealing.

Contact Us – For more information on establishing mixed-use neighborhoods around transit, contact John Simone at 860.280.2023 or by email at ctmainst@nu.com.