The community has a new opportunity to imagine the possibilities along the riverfront in Bradenton. The City of Bradenton recently acquired 1.5 acres in the 100 block of 14th Street East, which features approximately 200 feet of shoreline along the scenic Manatee River. Realize Bradenton will use a community-driven process, creative placemaking and evidence-based design to create a "Master Plan" for the Riverwalk Extension East. read more



Let's Create Together! Creating Together is a seven-month community engagement process that will result in a "Master Plan" for Riverwalk Expansion East. There are many opportunities for you to participate in the community engagement process. Attend a meeting, complete a survey... engage and imagine. read more


Joining us in this community-driven planning process are our partners. read more


What's New

Following the community conversations, volunteers will create small-scale, temporary parks called 'park-lets' at the site. The community will be invited to a free event to enjoy the park-lets and learn more about Riverwalk Expansion East. read more