2014 Pulitzer Prize Winner

Who has the best downtown?

Published: March 18, 2014, 12:29 pm, by Ned Hunter

In one of its more recent polls, Livability.com has released its choices of the Top 10 Best Downtowns, 2014.

Top create their list, editors used several factors including: improvement in retail and office vacancy rates, the number of people moving into the area, income growth, unemployment and others.

While Colorado Springs did not make the list, the criteria used by Livability.com to establish its choices could provide good talking points and possible ideas to increase this city’s downtown pedestrian and tourist traffic, as well as ways to attract residents and business. To see the criteria go online to: Livability.com.

And the Top 10 Best Downtowns, 2014 winners are:

1.        Fort Worth, Texas

  1. Providence, R.I.
  1. Indianapolis, Ind.
  1. Provo, Utah
  1. Alexandria, Va.
  1. Frederick, Md.
  1. Fort Lauderdale, Fla.
  1. Bellingham, Wash.
  1. Eugene, Ore.

10.  Birmingham, Ala.