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Maturing Neighborhoods Revitalize historic neighborhoods, and strengthen economic and community development People are attracted to the City of Henderson because of the great quality of life it provides. City residents value our urban centers and suburban neighborhoods as proven by high citizen survey results. A premier park system and diverse opportunities for recreation and the arts are essential components of our quality of life. As the community continues to grow, the city is committed to revitalizing older communities, attracting and retaining businesses, providing adequate public facilities, and developing sustainable new communities based on the principles of smart growth. Major Challenge Areas: • Maturing Community • Status Quo Development • Henderson Convention Center’s Functionality and Marketability • Balanced Land Use • Street Design Guidelines • Preservation of Historic Assets Highlights: • Develop a cohesive citywide plan to address unmet maturing community needs • Improve Henderson Convention Center’s infrastructure to attract meeting and convention business • Use Regional Transportation Commission’s “Complete Streets Design Guidelines for Livable Communities” when designing and constructing arterial roadways • Preserve and document the city’s heritage and historic landmarks and assets 8 | 2014-2019 Strategic Plan


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