Ausonio provides excellent city center construction to Monterey, San Benito, and Santa Cruz Counties, California. Town centers take many forms: an open square in front of City Hall, a bustling main street, or a city business district. What all of these forms provide easy access to government services and a gathering place for the community.
What Makes A Great Civic Center?
Successful civic and cultural centers are visually pleasing, comfortable to be in, and well-linked to the rest of town. Contractors and clients should keep in mind that town centers shouldn’t just serve their stated purposes. You want a place that the community wants to spend time in, and tourists want to visit.
Principles Of Town Center Design
Commercial architects should let the principles of vibrancy, order, and mystery guide their designs. Humans are paradoxical, and we love cities that we can get lost in but also easily navigate through. City center contractors plant landmarks and employ a combination of large and small streets to help fulfill both desires.
Design For People First
A wise general contractor will realize that these centers are built for people first. Things like cars and corporations should never trump the citizens. Whether this order of priorities translates into intuitive floor plans or pedestrian-friendly plazas, depends on the nature and scope of the project.
Elements Of City Center Construction
City centers are defined by their mixed-use, incorporating whatever elements the community needs. An indoor center must pair an efficient work environment for government staff with public venues. When talking about multi-building complexes, you’ll find both of those spaces alongside places to shop, eat, have fun, and even call home.
- Electric Vehicle Charging Stations
- Public Art Installations
- Art & Cultural Institutions
- Event & Entertainment Venues
- Rentable Recreation Spaces
- Sidewalks & Streetlights
- Retail Space For Small Businesses
- Parks & Gardens
- Cafes & Restaurants
- Water Features, Like Fountains & Ponds
What Sets Ausonio Apart
We’ve garnered a reputation as commercial builders with superior construction management. We keep as many aspects of the construction process as possible in-house. That is how we provide our clients with an actual start-to-finish design and build service.
Is Green Building One Of Your City’s Goals?
We also offer LEED consulting. A consultant will join the rest of your pre-construction planning team to bake energy-efficient and green alternatives into your finished building.
Call A California City Center Builder Today
Whether your town is interested in new construction or repurposing a neighborhood eyesore, our team can see you through from start to the finish. If you’re building near Salinas, California, contact Ausonio today.