Last week, the team from AECOM presented a brief update on the Mission District Comprehensive Economic Analysis and Market Study. For those who have been following this blog, you might know that the study aims to provide insight to the City Council, property owners and any private developers who wish to develop in the Mission District. Specifically, the study will provide a broad look at the district and provide recommendations on future development potential and economic vitality within the Mission District.
So far, the AECOM team has conducted several visits to the district. Several preliminary observations were shared, which may be broken down to strengths, challenges and opportunities:
This study is still preliminary, but AECOM is expected to provide recommendations on the highest and best uses for the Mission District to the City Council by end of June. The report will also include recommendations and guidelines for implementation.