13.1 The Central Business District
The CBD contains consumer, business & public services.
What is the CBD?
The commercial and business centre of a city. Usually, the best known and most visually distinctive area. Usually one of the oldest districts in the city and the original site of settlement.
Consumer, Business & Public Services
Consumer, Business & Public Services are attracted to the CBD of cities because of accessibility. Consumer services include, shoe repair, clothing, dry-cleaning, photocopying ect. Business Services include, advertising, banking, finance, law ect Public Services include, restaurants, sports facilities, restaurants, bars & hotels.
Map of Sydney's CBD
Map of NYC's Lower Manhattan CBD
Display of the Twin Cities' Consumer, Business, & Public Services
Minneapolis-St. Paul Virtual Tour: University of Minnesota
Tour of New Orleans CBD Public Services
Central Business District New Orleans Video Walking Tour