From coffeehouse chats to an online survey, the City of Asheville invites residents to weigh in.It has been over a year in the making. Meetings, workshops, focus groups, key pads, white boards, photographs, essays, charts, graphics, data, visions, plans, maps, presentations, spreadsheets, interviews, videos, display boards, edits, flyers, logos, surveys, reports, updates, blog posts, press releases, tweets, emails, comment cards, posted notes, themes and big ideas. And now it is finally coming together.
The City of Asheville is ready to release a draft of Living Asheville: A Comprehensive Plan for Our Future (the Plan). A comprehensive plan is a community’s vision for its future, and once adopted, it will be used as an important guiding document for City staff and decision makers for the next 15-20 years. Residents are invited to review the draft plan and provide input.
- A public meeting and reception will be held at the Dr. Wesley Grant, Sr. Southside Center from 6-8 p.m. June 28. Join the City's Department of Planning and Urban Design staff and the Skidmore Owings and Merrill Planning Team as they present the Draft of Living Asheville: A Comprehensive Plan for our Future. This will be a great opportunity to learn more about where the process and offer additional input.