Waverly and Lincoln Places acts as a hub for downtown Madison in Morris County. Waverly and Lincoln Places are designed to balance the competing needs of cars, bicyclists and pedestrians, all drawn by the bustling stores, restaurants, and entertainment. The Downtown Development Commission has played an important role in the downtown’s revitalization by taking the lead in marketing and maintenance.

The success of Waverly and Lincoln Places offers valuable insights for local officials and residents looking to revitalize their communities. Since 1980, the Borough of Madison has consistently applied the planning standards and tools necessary to create a vibrant downtown economy.The Downtown Development Commission public/private partnership has help channel the spirit of the community into this flourishing hub of bustling commercial storefronts, entertainment venues, and restaurants with upper level residences.

Great Public Space

2012 Designee