City Council May 17, 2011 Downtown San Angelo 1st Quarter City ReportPresentation Transcript
1 st QUARTER REPORT SAN ANGELO CITY COUNCIL MAY 17,2011 PRESENTS
SUMMARY JANUARY, FEBRUARY, MARCH 2011 BOARD MEETINGS AND ACTIVITIES
Developed and executed a strategy for the 2-day Annual Membership Call-a-thon.
Conducted New Board Member training.
Hosted Annual Membership meeting.
Continued researching the viability of a pocket park to enhance and beautify the Southeast corner of Twohig and Oakes.
Planned, promoted, and executed the first-of-3 monthly Wooly Bully Festival Series. This effort included the construction of a structure/corral and securing the sponsorships, labor, and materials. Sponsors included Suddenlink, Porter Henderson, Sefcik Construction, Twin Mountain Fence Co, Qualtrust, and Menard Animal Clinic.
Bob Stribling collaborated with Angelo State University and City staff to research and develop a strategy regarding available parking in the Downtown area.
Collaborated with City staff and City Engineers for a public presentation of the Streetscape Master Plan for Historic Downtown.
Coordinated a meeting with Downtown property owners, merchants, and City representatives to discuss the proposed Open Container Ordinance for the Downtown Area.
Worked with Downtown merchants and the Chamber of Commerce to coordinate tours and welcome the Military Fire Fighters conference.
Staff began researching Public Improvement Districts (PID).
Collaborated with the library and City staff to reinstate 3-hour parking on Irving Street upon the completion of building renovation.
DSA staff notified Board members and attended Planning Commission meeting regarding the expansion of the Central Business District.
DSA staff met with and remains in contact with 5 potential Downtown business start-ups and a Lewisville developer.