Every great city has a secret food scene, and the recently renovated Campus Pplaza next to UC Irvine may be emerging as Irvine’s next “foodie central.”
For the fourth straight year, Irvine has been ranked No. 1 in fiscal strength among America’s most populous cities by Truth in Accounting, a nonprofit organization that analyzes government finances.
Irvine is positioned to be a global leader in innovation, says Neil Sahota, an IBM Master Inventor, author on artificial intelligence and UCI lecturer.
The 20-million-year-old, red-sandstone cliffs of Limestone Canyon are a natural wonder right in Irvine’s backyard.
Irvine’s next great village is emerging atop the city. Portola Springs offers some of the most commanding views of Orange County, as well as Irvine’s newest school (Loma Ridge Elementary), its newest community park (25-acre Portola Springs Community Park) and trails that lead into Limestone Canyon.
550,000 trees have been planted in Irvine as a result of master planning.
Newly released FBI statistics show that Irvine continues to be America’s safest city, by a lot.
A recent survey conducted on behalf of the Greater Irvine Chamber of Commerce showed that nearly 90% of residents rate their quality of life as “excellent” or “good.”
Promenade, which is currently pre-leasing, features a 100-seat cafe and market, a fitness center, four saltwater pools, and a host of outdoor kitchens, spas and gardens.
Ellen Bell explains how long-term ownership of shopping centers makes all the difference.