I would envision an artisan farmers market plaza with fresh foods and street art, and I think it would help with the really gnarly energy that’s down there.
Santa Cruz | Artist/Show Promoter
More bridges going over the river, more art, connect it to the Tannery Arts Center, and see businesses expand.
Santa Cruz | Courtesy Clerk
Turn it into a European-style piazza where all roads lead to this area—maintained as a State Park and a community gathering place bridging both sides of the city.
Santa Cruz | Logistics Goddess
As the river flows, it would be lovely to see the arts flowing down with the river, with song and poetry and music and gondola-like vessels where we can break bread together.
Scotts Valley | Retired
I think it would be good to get more families downtown, so more toy stores and cafes where people can sit and hang out.
Santa Cruz | Teacher