The East End Transformation Charrette, announced for for June 1-7, will focus on the 25th Street and Nine Mile Road corridors, previosuly declared by Mayor Jones to be “a top priority for redevelopment and revitalization”. The process will be facilitated by Duany Plater-Zyberk & Company, “a major leader in the practice and direction of urban planning”.
The tentative schedule has the Opening Event set for Wednesday June 2nd 5-6:30PM at the Robinson Theater on Q Street. A Closing Event takes place the next Monday, with a series of events and open studio times in the duration. The open studio at the Family Resource Center at 2405 Jefferson Avenue will allow continuous access for anyone interested in the process to become informaed and engaged.
The city will be ramping up the volume on this soon; look for more information here soon.