• Extended Development Moratorium Set to Expire

  • Online Public Forum Closed

    Online public forum survey period ends. Consultant team begins analyzing results to inform North End Urban Plan recommendations and proposed rezoning.

  • Original Development Moratorium Expiration Date

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    ONLINE ONLY: Public Forum 2

    The consultant team will present work thus far, and elicit community feedback.

  • Point Association Mapping Activity

    Consultant team facilitated map-based input from the Point Association.

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    MET School Newporters Workshop

    Giving youth a voice in the future of their city.

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    Drop-in Center

    Drop by the Florence Gray Center to give your input on the plan! Access the drop in center through the door near the base of the flagpole.

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    Garfield & Malbone Estate Walking Tour

    Neighborhood walkthrough led by residents to assess relevant existing conditions.

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    Public Forum 1

    An interactive, community workshop that invites people to share ideas and create new visions in a collaborative, playful format.

  • meetingCreated by Shastry from the Noun Project

    Drop-in Center

    Drop by the Florence Gray Center to give your input on the plan! Access the drop in center through the door near the base of the flagpole.

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    Young Professionals Mapping Activity

    Consultant team facilitated map-based input from young professionals assembled by Connect Greater Newport.

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    "Swamp" Mapping Activity

    Consultant team facilitated map-based input from residents of "The Swamp," assembled by Councilors Napolitano and Ceglie.

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    City Council Address

    Update on public engagement to date.

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    North End Neighborhood Association Mapping Activity

    NENA reconvened early so that residents could give the consultant team map-based input on the planning process. One group worked in Spanish, and a community volunteer translated their perspectives into English.

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    Business Roundtable

    Chamber of Commerce convened relevant business to give input to the consultant team.

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    Health Equity Zone Working Groups Mapping Activity

    Consultant team facilitated map-based input from the HEZ working groups on Housing, Green and Urban Spaces, Arts and Culture, and Food Access.

  • Hillside Ave & Newport Heights Walking Tour

    Neighborhood walkthrough led by residents to assess relevant existing conditions.

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    Councilor Videoconferences

    Each city councilor had the opportunity to share their perspectives directly with the NBBJ project principal, Alan Mountjoy.

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    Off-Broadway Neighborhood Association Meeting

    Attended the meeting, gave a process overview, took notes of attendees' concerns, and facilitated input on maps in small groups.

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    North End Neighborhood Association Meeting

    Attended the meeting, gave a process overview, and took notes on attendees' perspectives on the planning process.

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    Meetings

    Meetings with key stakeholders identified by city staff, the project steering committee, and during introductory meetings on January 21, 2020.

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    City Council Address

    Updated city council on kick-off meetings and consultant team plans.

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    Kick-off meetings

    The City, along with the consulting team, held a number of introductory meetings with community groups, city officials, and the project steering committee.

    Kick-off meetings