Friday, May 30, 2008

Downtown 2030, a view from 2008

The City of Raleigh will hold two downtown stakeholder workshops on June 4th and June 11th. Invitees are encouraged to attend both of the workshops. During the first workshop (June 4th), stakeholders will brainstorm the essential elements for a vision statement that defines Downtown Raleigh in 2030.

Please contact Dan Douglas ( or Trisha Hasch (

Public Workshops UPDATE
For the Downtown Element of the new Comprehensive Plan

DATE: Wednesday, June 4th and Wednesday, June 11th
TIME: 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
LOCATION: Raleigh Urban Design Center, 133 Fayetteville Street


These meetings concern ONLY downtown. We will not discuss issues that affect the entire community – like infill.

Stakeholders will develop a list of ideas, concerns, issues, they may have relating to each of the new comprehensive plan’s twelve elements, and follow up that discussion with an action plan:

Land Use and Development Regulation
Environmental Resources
Economic Development
Housing and Neighborhoods
Parks, Recreation and Open Space
Public Utilities and Infrastructure
Community Services and Facilities
Urban Design
10.Historic Preservation
11.Arts and Culture
12.Regional & Inter-jurisdictional Coordination

Please contact Dan Douglas ( or Trisha Hasch (

Trisha Hasch, MUP
Planner II, Urban Design Center
Department of City Planning
133 Fayetteville Street, Suite 100
Post Office Box 590
Raleigh, NC 27602-0590
T 919.807.8480
F 919.807.8481

Comprehensive Plan Update