Las Vegas Epicenter

Las Vegas, Nevada

The Epicenter Urban Plan is designed as an urban catalyst site to create a new economic engine for downtown Las Vegas.

JRDV Urban International has designed this Live-Work urban center to revitalize the downtown and become a cultural and economic hub of the region.  The plan creates a pioneering Walkable District for Las Vegas. It is designed to create a new vision for the downtown that attracts investment by creating a delightful urban experience based on pedestrian walkability, and a vital mix of live and workplaces – a true Café-Culture for Las Vegas.

Through the integration of a climate-Adapted urban building typologies, a pedestrianized street network, along with green infrastructure enhancements, the Plan prioritizes cycling and pedestrian access and enjoyment.  In addition to these urban form innovations, the plan establishes smart technologies that better manage existing infrastructure, such as coordinated Information and communications technologies for traffic management, parking management, and wayfinding systems are software enhancements that will more effectively facilitate connectivity within the Downtown mobility network.

PROJECT SPECS

85-acre Urban Entertainment District

Soccer Stadium, Entertainment District, Offices hotel, 2,000 units Residential Units

Year: 2018

Client: New City Development, LLCThe Renaissance Companies, Inc.

Team: JRDV Urban InternationalPopulousSuffolk Construction