The Real Deal Miami

New York’s Lincoln Center the model for Arsht District development

September 21, 2011 09:46AM

Four Miami business leaders have announced the founding of the Town
Square Neighborhood Development Corporation, a group that will oversee
the development of Miami’s Arsht Center District. The group is citing
New York’s Lincoln Center as one of its models for development. “We came
together a year ago with the goal of ensuring that the landscape of the
Arsht Center District neighborhood evolves into a vibrant [one]
supportive of what has become Miami’s cultural entertainment heart,”
said Armando Codina, chairman of Codina partners. Also on the board are
Manny Diaz, former Miami mayor, attorney Michael Edison and Parker
Thomson, founding chair of the Arsht Center. — Alexander Britell