On March 1, 2010, City Council received Briefing #1 from the Office of Economic Development that presented an overview of the City Center project to date and a summary of activities associated with City Center implementation. At that meeting, next steps were presented, including briefings from Public Works, Parks, and Community Development on activities completed to date. Subsequently, On May 26, 2010 City Council received Briefing #2 that provided an overview from Economic Development on SEPA planned action and Public Works regarding City Center infrastructure plans and projects.
On June 7, 2010 City Council will receive Briefing #3 from the Parks, Recreation & Cultural Arts Department regarding the City Center Parks Master Plan and the role of parks in driving economic development and momentum to the City Center. There are two documents associated with this presentation:
1) Briefing #3 Parks, Memorandum
2) Briefing #3 Parks, PowerPoint Presentation
There will be further detailed discussion with City Council in upcoming Briefing #4 from Community Development and Economic Development. After Council has received briefings by the departments, and staff has completed reviews and recommendations, Council will be provided with comprehensive recommendations from staff to proceed with the Planned Action Ordinance.