Importance of vision, persistence, strong partnerships and creativity in planning and financing.
How/why is this a success?
The downtown is also coming alive, spurred on by the success of Mitchell Park. Mitchell Park is part of a reinvigorated waterfront that is attracting tourists, generating sustained growth for Greenport's tax base and stimulating reinvestment in surrounding neighborhoods. Managing the Village's success and maintaining quality of life for all residents has become Greenport's biggest challenge.