Balboa Village Design Guidelines, Streetscape Improvement Plan, and Wayfinding Sign Program
The City of Newport Beach hired RRM Design Group to assist with a three-pronged revitalization effort for Balboa Village. Work product included updating the Balboa Village Design Guidelines, creating conceptual streetscape improvement plans for the primary Village streets, and developing a wayfinding sign program (provided by Graphic Solutions). The project was completed in six months, included six public meetings, was unanimously approved by City Council, and came in on time and under budget.
Award of Merit, Economic Planning and Development
– American Planning Association, Orange County Chapter
“I have been extremely pleased with the work of staff and outside consultants in achieving this goal, and in particular with the work of RRM Design Group in leading the formulation and consideration of the final recommendations.”
– Mike Henn, City Councilmember, City of Newport Beach