MacNeil, Kerrie, Estevez, Nicole, School of Urban and Regional Planning
Located in Jupiter, Florida, Abacoa is a 2,055-acre master planned, mixed-use community based on the concepts and principles of Traditional Neighborhood Development. FAU professors and graduate students worked closely with the Abacoa Partnership for Community (APC) to apply for certification from the Florida Green Building Coalition.
Renne, John L., Mayorga, Estefania, Center for Urban and Environmental Solutions
In March 2017, the Abacoa Partnership for Community (APC), with assistance from the Center for Urban and Environmental Solutions, conducted an intercept survey of people in Downtown Abacoa before and after spring training games. The goal of the survey was to determine more about attendees of spring training baseball games, their impact on the local economy, and their opinions.