Person Street Partnership Meeting#3 - - Agenda

posted Sep 12, 2011, 1:05 PM by Philip Bernard   [ updated Sep 12, 2011, 1:07 PM ]

Tuesday, September 13, 5-6:15 pm at the Urban Design Center downtown.

Please Plan to attend this very important meeting as we will be announcing a new design project and a proposed 5 year plan for the Person Street area. Your feedback is important.


Opening Remarks and Updates

New Business Activity and Reports:

        Gallery C - - Philip Bernard

         Raleigh City Farm - - Laura Fieselman

         DRA Report and Recommendations - - Paul Reimel,  Downtown Raleigh Alliance

         Peace Street Corridor Visioning Study - -  Ken Bowers, Raleigh City Planning
         Special Event - - Oktoberfest at Person and Pace Street - - Guy Caprioli

Speaker- - Thomas Barrie, AIA, Professor of Architecture, NCSU will announce and describe:

The Person Street Project”, a research and design project conducted by faculty and senior students from the School of Architecture at NC State University fall semester 2011.                          

Presentation  - - Philip Bernard, will present and discuss:

 “The Person Street Plan” - - after spending our first two meetings identifying issues, problems, and current initiatives, Philip will propose and present the creation of a five year plan for achieving our shared goals for the Person Street area. The plan will include the following five areas for growth:  

New Businesses and Creation of a Vibrant Business and Restaurant District

The Person/Blount Street Corridor Study, Streetscape Projects, and the Two Way Street Debate

Vacant Store Fronts, Empty Lots, and the Realtor/ Developer Challenge

The R Line, Transit Opportunities, Making the Connection to Person Street

Street Festivals, Community Activities, and the Phenomenon of Music on the Porch and the Oakwood Candlelight Tour