Celebration, FL - Celebration,FL CelebrationbeingBorn

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Celebration, FL 
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Celebration being Born On April 29, 1991, Disney Development Company  unveiled plans for Celebration, which it described as  a futuristic city that would ultimately have twenty  thousand inhabitants in four villages. There would  be twenty miles of walkways, and bike trails, a  variety of architectural styles and prices among the  houses, and a fiber-optic computer network through  which homeowners could do neat things. (Frantz  and Collins, 1999: 52).  Celebration was to be a stepchild of New Urbanism, 
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Aspects of Celebration Celebration was designed to cope with the country’s  dissatisfaction of the metropolis but focus on a town  with decades past.  Celebration was designed to create a community  where everybody knew everybody, a place where  neighbors cared about each other; Celebration  would be an urban area that would not disappoint its  inhabitants. 
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Location Has 9,000 residents 4,060 homes and condos  One of the largest New Urbanist developments 
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Celebration, FL - Celebration,FL CelebrationbeingBorn

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