Key transportation hub anchors a diverse and vibrant public realm
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DETAILS

LocationSan Jose, California, United States
ClientCity of San Jose
Size250 acres

In the area around Diridon Station, the City of San José and the greater Bay Area region have the unique opportunity to build an internationally prominent transportation hub and to develop a world-class destination. This plan weaves new ideas and new development possibilities into the city’s distinctive neighborhoods and existing urban fabric. Large proposals, such as the Diridon Integrated Station Concept Plan (DISC) and Google’s Downtown West Mixed-Use Plan, are reflected within this effort. In addition, proposals were advanced to strengthen existing area features such as Los Gatos Creek, and to enhance connectivity to surrounding neighborhoods. The open space strategy presented calls for 10 acres of publicly owned open spaces, including neighborhood parks, trail segments, and plazas dispersed through the existing neighborhoods and future developments. The City envisions a future where residents, workers, and visitors arriving at Diridon Station are greeted with vibrant plazas and parks that offer active and passive recreation opportunities.

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