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Designing with Density in Delaware – Delaware Example


Cannery Village

Milton, DE
   
Cannery Village, Milton, DE, View 1
Cannery Village is located adjacent to the Broadkill River in downtown Milton. The neighborhood also includes the world famous Dogfish Head Brewery. Although still in the midst of construction, the Village features a number of good neighborhood design principles.

These include:

  • Small street lights
  • On-street parking
  • Narrower streets
  • Minimum setbacks
  • Front porches
  • Common open spaces
  • Alleys with garages behind homes
  • Connecting sidewalks
  • Mixed residential density
  • 12,000 sq ft community clubhouse
  • Mixed land use
  • Gross density is 3.73 units per acre
Cannery Village is uniquely positioned in downtown Milton, DE. Local shops are only but a brief walk away.
 
Cannery Village, Milton, DE, View 2
 
Cannery Village, Milton, DE, View 3
Cannery Village, Milton, DE, View 4
 
For more images of this neighborhood, please go to our Flickr set for Cannery Village.


Last Updated: Friday, 07-Nov-2014 09:26:55 EST
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