Jackson, Mississippi is Seeking RFPs For a Mixed Use Downtown Development
The City of Jackson (COJ), Mississippi and the Jackson Redevelopment Authority (JRA) are pleased to announce the availability for development of properties located in downtown Jackson in the vicinity of the Capital City Convention Center Complex.
The focus of this RFP is to identify and select a Master Developer for the development of the land owned by the City of Jackson and Jackson Redevelopment in Downtown Jackson.
The project must serve as an outstanding example of high-quality, sustainable design and construction that is shown to be financially feasible and responsive to the needs of the City of Jackson.
This downtown development has the opportunity to reignite downtown corridors and connect existing high impact downtown entities as well as future proposed developments.
Through the public engagement process, the long-range planning team developed the following guiding principles to serve as directions for shaping of the design of the site:
- Activate the Downtown Environment
- Embrace Public Space
- Create Site
- Provide Connections
- Promote Environmental Sustainability
- Enable a Continuum of Community Engagement