SCHEDULE

Plan Timeline

Phase 1

ORGANIZE & INVENTORY
  • Phase 1 focuses on the Needs Assessment Report, which identifies neighborhood assets, gaps, issues and opportunities. This phase includes data collection and analysis, a neighborhood survey, and direct engagement with residents and community stakeholders.
  • COMPLETION DATE: Early 2015

Phase 2

ANALYZE & STRATEGIZE
  • Phase 2 generates strategies and actions for the plan’s focus areas (housing, education, safety, health, transportation, and workforce development). Neighborhood development concepts (including housing and commercial investments) will be presented and vetted.
  • COMPLETION DATE: Fall 2015

Phase 3

PLAN & TRANSFORM
  • Phase 3 results in the final Transformation Plan. This phase includes the culmination of all previous work into an aggregated plan document, along with a final review and presentation of the cumulative impacts of the programs, policies and project-oriented initiatives included in the plan.
  • COMPLETION DATE: Fall 2015

Phase 4

IMPLEMENT
  • Phase 4 focused on submitting a $30 million dollar HUD Choice Neighborhoods implementation grant.
  • COMPLETION: Spring 2016