INTRODUCTION TO CORE CONCEPTS
Hospitality zones (a.k.a.
dining and entertainment districts, nightlife districts) are
mixed-use areas that host bars, restaurants, cafes, music venues
and night clubs. When well-planned and managed, they offer many
benefits to a community. Yet without strategic
planning and management, they can increase crime and
disorder. Learn more about the
benefits and challenges of hospitality zones.
Hospitality zones require different
approaches to planning, management and resource allocation
when they are at different life cycles.
Patrons of different generations
and life stages have different preferences
Check out the links to the right to learn
more about each foundational concept about the nighttime