Howell Area Archives Digital Archive

300 Block East Grand River Avenue, Howell, Michigan - 1984

Item

HCDL-ngp-D004-01-0097_u.jpg

Title

300 Block East Grand River Avenue, Howell, Michigan - 1984

Description

This photograph is of the southside of the 300 block of East Grand River Avenue, Howell, Michigan and was taken as part of documentation for the R/UDAT Study, 1984.  This photograph is of the Walking Tour, and shows the storefronts on the 300 block including John Howell Towing Service/Sunoco, Howell Auto Parts, Skip's Hair Place, Howell Theater, the Midget Sandwich Shop and the Offices of the Livingston County Press.  The names of the persons in the photograph are unknown.

In 1983, the Howell Area Chamber of Commerce applied for a R/UDAT (Regional/Urban Design Assistance Team) study, an American Institute of Architects program that brought a team of professionals to the city for a four-day period to study Howell's downtown, its ability to compete for regional shopping, and to make recommendations for improvements to re-vitalize the city.  The team, in 1984, during the study took photographs, interviewed people, held forums, and in the end provided an outline of strategies.

American Institute of Architects Regional/Urban Design Assistance Team

Subject

Streetscapes (Urban design)

Format

image/jpeg

Type

Image

Date

1984

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Original Format

film negative

Collection

Citation

“300 Block East Grand River Avenue, Howell, Michigan - 1984,” Howell Area Archives Digital Archive, accessed May 22, 2024, https://archives.howelllibrary.org/items/show/6039.
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