Phoebus Master Plan


The recommendations of the Phoebus Master Plan (PDF) focus on the rich history of the area and architecture, its proximity to Fort Monroe, and the arts and antiques flavor of the commercial district. The goal of the plan is to preserve the unique small town character of this section of Hampton while emphasizing and building upon the distinct and unique characteristics of the community.


Key Elements

  • New neighborhood gateways
  • Development of a coordinated parking strategy to support new and existing uses along Mellen and Mallory Streets
  • A public waterfront with coordinated private development
  • Additional community recreation and open space connections
  • New residential development in the heart of the community
  • Development of a commercial node at the intersection of Mercury Boulevard and Mallory Street
  • Phased development of properties along Mallory Street
  • Strategies for Neighborhood revitalization in the north and south Phoebus areas