From Millenial-Friendly Developments to Business Changes
by Debra Wood
Changes are underway on International Drive, the tourist corridor in Southwest Orlando. On a positive note, the Orange County Board of County Commissioners approved the I-Drive 2040 Vision Plan zoning. But more disappointing was the closure of Artegon Marketplace, a little more than two years after its debut.
New Zoning for I-Drive
Aiming to develop a shared vision for the International Drive area, Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs appointed a Steering Review Group of I-Drive stakeholders committed to keeping the corridor as a global tourism destination. The county commissioners accepted the vision plan in November 2015.