In a recent article in the Business section of the Dallas Morning News, the reporter notes many examples of new uses of open space in  master planned communities – uses such as community gardens, space for a neighborhood farmers market, and many trails and other open space amenities.  Read the article here if you haven’t already read it through other means, and give us your feedback.

What do you think?  Should the developers that are coming into Rockwall County consider these new types of amenities in their concept plans?