submitted by Kerry Kimbrough [Email address: kkjpr #AT# - replace #AT# with @ ]

Here are things that neighbors say they like about VMU. Do
you agree? In the coming Allandale VMU Survey, you can tell us what you think.

  • Attracts upscale developments
  • Because VMU is more expensive to build, it is more likely to
    produce attractive, upscale, well-maintained residences and businesses.
  • Makes it easier to shop and eat nearby
  • VMU will bring more places to shop and eat nearby and will
    be easier to reach by walking.
  • Encourages better public transportation
  • By concentrating new residents on the transit corridors, VMU
    creates incentives to improve public transportation service to the
    neighborhood. (continue reading "VMU:  Will it be good…)