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Public Meetings Presentation July 8th and 16th 2009

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  • 1. McPherson Planning LRA Mr. Jack C. Sprott, Executive Director McPherson Planning Local Redevelopment Authority
  • 2. Phasing Dec 7, 2005 - MPLRA Established Phase I - Vision, Mission, and Guiding Principles Phase II - HUD Application and Reuse Plan Phase III - Business Plan, EDC, & Development Agreement Sept 2011 - Base Closure
  • 3. Vision
    • Transform Fort McPherson and the surrounding neighborhoods into a nationally acclaimed, world-class, thriving community, where people work, live, learn, and play
  • 4. Redevelopment Guidelines
    • Guided by market realities and adaptable to changing conditions
    • Target knowledge-based industries
    • Generate jobs and mixed-income neighborhoods
    • Economically uplift surrounding communities and the region, enabling existing residents to benefit
    • Enhance community services and promote lifelong learning
  • 5. Redevelopment Guidelines
    • Develop through collaborative processes
    • Honor the history of the site
    • Promote sound environmental and energy-efficient concepts
    • Promote green space
    • Coordinate with other regional developments
  • 6. Source: Sasaki, 2008 Lakewood / Ft. McPherson Oakland City Downtown Atlanta Hartsfield / Jackson Atlanta Airport 5 miles Georgia State University Georgia Tech
  • 7. Source: Sasaki, 2008
    • Dept of the Army
    • Located in City of Atlanta
    • Transportation Links
      • Two MARTA Stations
      • Langford Pkwy access
      • Close to I-75/85
      • BeltLine proximity
      • Peachtree Corridor
      • Hartsfield – Jackson Airport proximity
    • c
    Downtown Atlanta Hartsfield / Jackson Atlanta Airport 5 miles Georgia State University Georgia Tech
  • 8.
    • High-Density Mixed-Use
    • Bioscience Employment Center
    • Historic District
    • Bioscience Expansion
    • Campbellton Neighborhood
    • Green Space
    • VA Clinic
    Districts
  • 9.
    • 170 acres
    • 2.4 million square feet of office and lab space
    • 4- to 6-story buildings
    • Campus atmosphere
    • 1,000 units of high-density residential
    • 587,000 square feet of existing office
    • Global Bioscience Center
    BioScience Employment Center District
  • 10.
    • 170 acres
    • 2.4 million square feet of office and lab space
    • 4- to 6-story buildings
    • Campus atmosphere
    • 1,000 units of high-density residential
    • 587,000 square feet of existing office
    • Global Bioscience Center
    BioScience Employment Center District “ The creation of a scientific research park in Georgia will provide significant economic development for the State of Georgia for decades to come.” Governor Sonny Perdue
  • 11.
    • 170 acres
    • 2.4 million square feet of office and lab space
    • 4- to 6-story buildings
    • Campus atmosphere
    • 1,000 units of high-density residential
    • 587,000 square feet of existing office
    • Global Bioscience Center
    BioScience Employment Center District “ The University System can utilize its significant intellectual capital assets towards the creation of a research park on the Fort McPherson property. Such a research park will strengthen ongoing efforts to attract high-tech operations to Georgia.” Board of Regents Chancellor Erroll Davis
  • 12. Life Sciences “Hub & Spoke”
    • Georgia Institute of Techology
    • Bioanalytical Mass Spectromtery Lab
    • Institute for Bioengineering and Bioscience
    • Institute for Nanotechnology
    • Medical College of Georgia
    • Biotelemetry Lab
    • Cell Imaging Lab
    • Institute for Molecular Medicine
    • University of Georgia
    • Poultry Diagnostic and Research Center
    • Center for Drug Discovery
    • Complex Carbohydrate Research Center
    • Georgia State University
    • Biomacromolecules Lab
    • Combinatorial Chemistry Center
    • Viral Immunology Center
    Centers for Disease Control (CDC )
    • New “Spoke” Investments for Crossroads Initiative
    • Cryo-electron Microscopy
    • Step-4 Pi Microscopy
    • Micro PET and MRI
    (not exhaustive) McPherson Center for Global Health
    • Emory University
    • Vaccine Research Center
    • Winship Cancer Center
    • The Hope Center
    • Clark Atlanta University
    • Analytical Services Lab
    • Cell Culture Research Lab
    • Computation and Modeling Lab
    • Morehouse School of Medicine
    • Biomedical Technology Lab
    • Animal Research Lab
    • Confocal Microscopy Lab
    • Nonprofit Organizations
    • Georgia Cancer Coalition
    • CARE
    • American Cancer Society
    • Carter Center
  • 13.
    • Reuse Plan completed and approved on September 11, 2007
    • HUD Application submitted on September 21, 2007
    • MOU executed with the U.S. Army on February 26, 2008
    • Governor Perdue signed legislation on May 14, 2008 creating the McPherson Implementing LRA (ILRA)
    • Final approval from HUD upon establishment of ILRA
    Current Status
  • 14.
    • Zoning complete by December 2009
    • Business Plan complete by August 10, 2009
    • MILRA in place by September, 2009
    • EDC Application submitted to U.S. Army by September, 2009
    • Property transfers begin in 2012.
    Timeline
  • 15.
    • High-Density Mixed-Use
    • Bioscience Employment Center
    • Historic District
    • Bioscience Expansion
    • Campbellton Neighborhood
    • Green Space
    • VA Clinic
    Districts
  • 16. McPherson Planning LRA Questions?