According to the city of Napa website t he City of Napa is comprised of twenty

According to the city of napa website t he city of

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According to the city of Napa website, t he City of Napa is comprised of twenty-six neighborhood. The Soscol Gateway Neighborhood is bounded on the west by the eastern bank of the Napa River, on the south by Highway 29/12, on the east by the City of Napa boundary, Soscol Avenue, and Silverado Trail, and on the north by Lincoln Avenue. The Soscol Gateway is exactly what it says, one of two main ways to get into the City of Napa. The Soscol Gateway Neighborhood differs from all the other neighborhoods because it is primarily commercial with very small pockets of residential areas ( ). I observed the Napa River to the East and Tulucay Creek to the South. I observed clean and functioning roads. Railroads are located to the North, which serves the famous Napa Valley Wine Train tours. The area is known for its wine, also known as wine country. Napa is located in Northern California. ● Housing and Zoning What is the age of the houses? Describe type of construction material, appearance, and general condition. Do you see single family housing? Multi-family housing ? I observed new construction, new homes as well as older homes. The age of the houses is a mix of new homes and 40-year-old homes. The construction material is wood, the appearance is a clean structure and house are in great condition. The new construction site of structure of apartment complex included solar panels and dual pane window. I observed single family housing as well as multi-family housing. ● Common Meeting Places Where do people in the neighborhood hang out? Who hangs out there and what hours of the day ? People in the neighborhood hang out in the park, Starbucks, gym, restaurants 4465-5_19
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wineries, and the Oxbow Market. I observed families hang out at the park and movie theater between the 1000 and 1700. I observed young teens and adults at Starbucks between 1200 and 2000. I observed adults and families hang out at Oxbow market between 1200 and 1900. Young a 1900-0100. The gym elderly and young adult hang out at the gym from 0630-1900. ● Indicators of Growth or Decline Is this a “thriving” community or does it look “run down?” Is there new or ongoing construction? Businesses and Industries coming to the area? Are buildings, roadways, and public areas clean and well-kept. Do you see dirt, trash, or graffiti ? This community is “thriving” There are new and ongoing construction. OLE Health recently opened their doors to their new health center at 300 Hartle Court. On Gasser drive new construction of apartment building is underway. Building, roadways and public areas are clean and well-kept. I did not see dirt, trash or graffiti. ● Employment Opportunities What places for employment are there is this area? Name the businesses and industries in this area .
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  • Spring '17
  • Nursing, San Francisco Bay Area, Napa, California, Napa County, California

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