Shopping Center Business
ROSSETTI has been featured in this month's Shopping Center Business for our work in creating a year-round destination district in Green Bay, WI. The piece stresses the importance of anchoring developments with vibrant districts that become catalysts for regional growth. A mixed-use district attracts people all-year, not just on game days. "There is a symbiotic relationship between being smart about development and trying to think about ways to use something like a stadium to improve the economy," said Jon Disbrow, Director of Architecture and Principal at ROSSETTI.
The Clippers do it in Playa Vista. The Cavaliers do it in Independence, Ohio. The Wizards do it in Washington, D.C.... we're talking about where NBA teams perfect their craft: practice facilities.
The Green Bay Packers' Titletown Park got a nice boost Thursday as its ice skating rink opened and a new daily light show was launched as another step in the Titletown District near Lambeau Field. The park, which includes a full-size football field and sledding hill, opened in mid-September and is a big draw for fans heading to games at Lambeau Field. The district also includes a Lodge Kohler hotel, Hinterland Brewery and a Bellin Health sports medicine clinic.
A new multiuse sports facility that will house the Philadelphia 76ers' G-League affiliate is coming to Wilmington, Delaware. Delaware Gov. John Carney, Wilmington Mayor Mike Purzycki and representatives from the Philadelphia 76ers and Buccini/Pollin Group announced the plans for 76ers Fieldhouse, to be built by BPG, at a press conference Wednesday.