Exactly what this new government investment into revitalizing downtown will do is anohter "to be determined" narrative. From this vantage point there are a couple of things that must be done in order to revitalize downtown:
First, a total relaxation of zoning restrictions must take place.
Second, a "power, realtor-broker" needs to be put in place with the ability to talk to and make deals that will bring entertainment attractions and Shopping Center competitive stores to downtown Jacksonville.
Here are a few reasons for revitalizing downtown Jacksonville, Florida.