Downtown Rocky MountRocky Mount, NC

ColeJenest & Stone lead a multi-disciplinary team of consultants to provide land planning, urban design, landscape architecture, wayfinding, public art, structural engineering, and transportation engineering consulting services for revitalization of this historic area of downtown Rocky Mount, North Carolina. The conceptual design creates new gateways to downtown using art and signage monumentation and incorporates an innovative “Frame-the-Train” program to celebrate the long-standing contributions of the railroad. The streetscape plan establishes six primary street hierarchies to assure walkability of the shopping district. Traffic circulation, parking configurations and conversion of one-way to two-way streets, all enhance multi-modal connectivity and have created an impressive new face for downtown Rocky Mount.