downtown revitalization



Downtown Santa Monica





Project: Third Street Promenade & Downtown Santa Monica, CA

Client: Downtown Santa Monica Inc. (a business improvement district)


For 25+ years, Mr. York served as board advisor to Downtown Santa Monica Inc. and led DTSM's efforts in economic development, long-term strategy and planning and retail retenanting, successfully creating a thriving and diverse downtown district. World-class development of $1.5+ billion is proposed for this seaside community. Third Street Promenade is an internationally recognized destination and a leading case study for successful downtown revitalization.