Placemaking is an approach to the development of public spaces that capitalizes on the community's strengths to foster both physical and social connections among residents and visitors. In the 2016 survey, citizens identified Old Town as the City's only "place" and expressed a desire for more unique destinations. The following goals are aimed at developing additional "places" and refining the ones we have.
Goal 10. Develop or Refine Specific Planning Areas[Show]
Goal 11. Identify and Develop Arts and Cultural Programs Specific to Community Character[Show]
Goal 12. Develop a Comprehensive Plan for City Facilities that Fosters Great Placemaking[Show]
Goal 13. Pursue Opportunities for Public/Private Partnerships[Show]
- One of the main problems with Burleson that there are no places for teenagers to gather and have fun. The only thing for teens to do in Burleson is go to the movies. The teens have to leave Burleson for fun activities. The city should try to recruit businesses to the area that provide entertainment for middle and high school kids. (09/01/2020)