Topic: Hightstown

See Developer's Big Plans for Long-Vacant Rug Mill

Posted by Beth Van Der Jagt on January 26th, 2016 - More details are unveiled about the redevelopment of the eight-acre industrial site, once home to the Hightstown Rug Company. Vacant since 1987, plans for the building include a mix of residential, retail, and public space with connections to Main Street and the recently proposed downtown lakefront plan. Read more

New Vision Could Transform Hightstown's Waterfront

Posted by Beth Van Der Jagt on October 7th, 2015 - Additional details are unveiled about the LRK vision plan for Hightstown's downtown and waterfront. Read more.

Hightstown: A New Vision For The Lakefront

Posted by Beth Van Der Jagt on October 5th, 2015 - LRK recently helped facilitate a public input process and developed a vision plan for Downtown Hightstown. The aim of the plan is to create an active waterfront promenade that is unique to the region with retail, restaurants, and plenty of open space for entertainment and public activities. Read more.

Sharing a Vision

Posted by Beth Van Der Jagt on August 7th, 2015 - This article discusses Hightstown's vision plan for revitalizing its downtown and lakeside and includes comments from LRK's Jim Constantine on facilitating a successful public visioning process.  Read more.

Hightstown Downtown Waterfront Experience

Posted by Beth Van Der Jagt on May 5th, 2015

Downtown Hightstown is hosting a brainstorming session on ways to create a "downtown waterfront experience" unique to the region. The workshop on May 26 will discuss ideas for creating a more walkable community, better uses for underutilized properties, and integrating Peddie Lake into the new plan. LRK is currently providing planning services to Downtown Hightstown and will be coordinating the community meetings. Read more.