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What is the Irvine Master Plan?

The Irvine Master Plan is founded on several core principles that create a balance between developed areas and open space.

 

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City of Villages

The Master Plan is built around distinct villages, with schools, shopping facilities and parks within walking distance.

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World-Class Schools

The Master Plan placed a major university, UCI, in the heart of the City, and neighborhood schools are in close proximity to the families they serve.

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Abundant Parks & Open Space

The Master Plan resulted in one-third of the City being set aside for open space, parks and trails because land preservation was required for development of nearby property.

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Enterprising Business Districts

Irvine’s Master Plan envisioned a vibrant business sector offering high-quality local jobs located along major transportation routes, and not in the midst of primary residential areas.

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Local Retail Hubs

Local neighborhood shopping centers are conveniently located throughout Irvine and generate a huge amount of tax revenues, which helps to fund the City’s first-class police department.

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Transportation Mix

The Irvine Master Plan places a priority on completing roads and other infrastructure, such as sewer and recycled-water systems, ahead of the developments they will serve.

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Environmental Stewardship

Irvine’s decades-long commitment to pioneering environmental programs and sustainable measures has positioned the city as a national leader in efforts to conserve natural resources and protect the environment.

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Safe Communities

Tax revenues from retail centers fully fund a modern and community-oriented police department. As a result, Irvine has consistently ranked America’s safest city.
Mathis Brothers Furniture chooses Irvine

Business

Mathis Brothers Furniture chooses Irvine

One of the nation’s leading furniture retailers, Mathis Brothers, recently announced that it will open a 163,000-square-foot showroom at The Market Place – the county’s largest retail lease in five years.

A park for the ages

Community

A park for the ages

Col. Bill Barber Marine Corps Memorial Park is more than a place to play – it’s a living history lesson.

Memorial Day service at Bill Barber Park

Community

Memorial Day service at Bill Barber Park

The city of Irvine will host its annual Memorial Day ceremony in the formal garden of Col. Bill Barber Marine Corps Memorial Park at 10 a.m. May 27.

Two Left Forks is just right

Community

Two Left Forks is just right

The name of this restaurant at Quail Hill Shopping Center symbolizes an elevated dining experience, and Two Left Forks lives up to its name.