The Mito Downtown Revitalization Project aims to create a reusable model of regional revitalization.
- This project aims to revitalize Mito through collaboration between the private sector and local government.
- Projects are implemented simultaneously with people, capital, and knowledge at the forefront.
- In order to best serve the community, we take local people’s opinions and suggestions into consideration for future projects.
Targets to achieve1Increase the number of residents
Targets to achieve2Increase pedestrian traffic(defined as total weekly foot traffic)
Targets to achieve3Unused or vacant landRepurpose unused or vacant lots, shuttered shops, and abandoned buildings downtown into places for people to gather
Targets to achieve4Create a media entityCreate a new local media platform (TV, internet, FM radio)
Targets to achieve5Develop a
compact cityTurn Mito into a compact city through developing new transportation systems, and become a leading example of successful regional development