The Town is part of a Downtown ecosystem, taking the lead role on long range planning, infrastructure and safety, and a catalyzing role in arts and culture and open space. The Downtown Work Plan transforms ideas into action starting in 2016 and working towards 2020. The original Work Plan was approved in 2016 and an update was approved in June 2018.
Click here for the full Downtown Work Plan and see below chart for the high level status of Work Plan projects.
The Work Plan reflects the role of the Town as a catalyst in the Downtown ecosystem, providing a canvas for activation:
The Work Plan is organized into four categories and each project is assigned a status below:
Work plan Category
Work Plan Initiative
Projects in Progress
West Rosemary Street Development Guide: Design guidelines for an important intersection of Downtown and the Northside Neighborhood.
Work collaboratively with the University to continuously assess future student housing development both on and off campus to prioritize student safety and protect the historic neighborhoods that surround Downtown.