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Suburban Jacksonville: Ortega Forest

Metro Jacksonville explores the modern version of the Isle of Ortega: Ortega Forest.

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Old Ortega Historic District

Metro Jacksonville explores a neighborhood that was designed by prominent architect, Henry J. Klutho and recently designated as Jacksonville's third nationally recognized historic district: Old Ortega.

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Suburban Jacksonville: Exploring Cedar Hills

Cedar Hills is a unique neighborhood that was developed during Jacksonville's transition from an urban to a suburban dominated community 60 years ago.

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Urban Neighborhoods: The Historic Downtown Core

The preservation of historic building fabric is essential to understanding our community's heritage, smart growth, and community walkability. With this in mind, Metro Jacksonville takes a look at the city's most unique historic environment: The walkable Downtown Core.

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RiverTown Development Slowed by Recession

While the struggles of the urban core usually garner the most attention, a trip to Northern St. Johns County shows that the suburbs may have significant worries of their own.

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Edward Waters College

Anchoring Mid-Westside, Edward Waters College was founded in 1866 to educate freed former slaves and is the oldest black college in Florida.

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Urban Neighborhoods: Norwood

Metro Jacksonville explores the Metro North neighborhood known as Norwood.

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RAP Produces Award Winning Video

The Riverside Avondale Historic District in Jacksonville, Florida, is the most architecturally diverse in the state. This video details how the neighborhood began and grew to prominence, and also explores its intervening travails. Today, largely through the efforts of Riverside Avondale Preservation,...

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Urban Parks: Cathedral Park

Formerly a part of the city's old burial grounds, Cathedral Park may be the best maintained park in Downtown Jacksonville.

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Urban Neighborhoods: Panama Park

Metro Jacksonville explores the Metro North neighborhood known as Panama Park.

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