DESIGN CHARRETTE FOR PUBLIC INPUT ON MODERN STREETCAR FOCUS AREA BEGINS MONDAY January 14
The City of Tucson Planning and Development Services Department (PDSD) will be conducting a design charrette for individuals and groups with an interest in the quarter mile focus area of the Tucson Modern Streetcar line (Sun Link). Interested neighbors, business owners, developers and all interested parties are encouraged to attend. The public process will begin with an opening reception on Monday, January 14, 2013 at 6:00 p.m.
A design charrette is a collaborative and open planning process conducted over multiple days. The goal of the Tucson Modern Streetcar Design Charrette is to listen to the community and stakeholders and to develop recommendations based on stakeholders input. A multidisciplinary team, consisting of stakeholders, community, support staff and consultants, will collaborate as part of this effort.
The Tucson Modern Streetcar Design Charrette will offer a variety of opportunities for public input including:
• Initial Visioning public meeting
• Strategy Meetings for identified areas within the Quarter Mile Focus Area of the Sun Link line
• One-on-one meetings for individuals or groups that prefer privacy
• A Public Open House
• A Final Presentation
A detailed schedule, map of the focus area and additional information is available at www.tucsonaz.gov/planning/streetcar_design_charette or by calling Planning and Development Services at 837-4996.
For info contact:
Planning & Development Services
The opening reception on January 14 will be at the Rialto Theater, 318 E. Congress St. in downtown Tucson, 6 to 9 p.m.
Go to the online schedule to see the planning process for 6 days, till the final presentation on January 19, 10 a.m. again at the Rialto Theater. See the map below of the Sun Link streetcar line.