Town of Eagle - River Corridor Plan

For Comprehensive Information please visit http://townofeaglerivercorridorplan.org/

Factual Information related to Ballot Issue 1

  
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Process


A Steering Committee composed of representatives of property owners along the river, the Town of Eagle, Eagle County, the Eagle County Historical Society, ECO Transit/Trails, the Eagle River Watershed Council, the Eagle Chamber of Commerce and stakeholder groups will prepare the Plan. We are pleased to be working collaboratively with Eagle County, and will coordinate the Eagle River Corridor Subarea Plan with plans for the Fairgrounds. The planning process will commence in September (2014) and will include an initial, public visioning meeting, several Steering Committee meetings that will be used to further refine the vision and goals for the Plan, the Steering Committee meetings will be followed by 1 or 2 public planning/design charrettes to formulate planning guidelines for the corridor.


Meeting Schedule
The following is the schedule of meetings for the Town of Eagle - River Corridor Plan.
(Please note that the scheduled meeting dates may be subject to change. Any change in meeting dates will be reflected in the schedule provided below.)

Steering Committee Meeting #1
When: September 10, 2014 (Weds.)
Time: 5pm-6pm Optional Site Tour
6pm-8pm Steering Committee Meeting
Where: Eagle Town Hall (200 Broadway)
Description: This meeting will orient the Steering Committee to the project and initiate discussion about the opportunities and challenges within the plan area.

Community Visioning Workshop - Public Encouraged to Attend
When: September 30, 2014 (Tues.)
Time: 6pm-9pm
Where: Eagle Town Hall (200 Broadway)
Description: In this meeting, the community will begin to develop a vision for the Eagle River Corridor Plan Area. Participants will discuss opportunities; develop goals and work to translate those ideas onto maps. The goals and “concept maps” subject to refinement by the Steering Committee will be used as starting points for the community design charrette

Steering Committee Meeting #2
When: October 15, 2014 (Weds.)
Time: 6pm-8pm
Where: Eagle Town Hall (200 Broadway)
Description: The Steering Committee will review outcomes from the visioning workshop, refine the resulting goal statements, and discuss key issues and ideas that emerged in the “conceptual plans” with the goal of providing a framework for the planning and design charrette.

Planning & Design Charrette - Public Encouraged to Attend
When: October 29, 30 & 31, 2014 (Weds., Thurs. & Fri.)
Time: All Day (October 29 & 30); Half-Day (October 31)
Where: Eagle Town Hall (200 Broadway)
Description: The Planning & Design charrette is a fast-moving and iterative design process that provides the opportunity to translate the goals and ideas, identified to-date, into more specific planning and design strategies. The Charrette will engage a wide range of perspectives - including the general public - in the planning and design of the corridor and providing input on concepts and strategies as they emerge.

The Public is invited and encouraged to attend the following Charrette events:

Thursday, October 30
12pm-1pm: Public Open House
7pm-8:30pm: Presentation of the Draft Plan

Steering Committee Meeting #3
When: January 14, 2015 (Weds.)
Time: 6pm-9pm
Where: Eagle Town Hall (200 Broadway)
Description: Discuss charrette outcomes, including any unresolved challenges or needs that emerged; identify priority projects to focus on and refinements needed; discuss implementation priorities. Staff will present a draft outline of the River Corridor Plan as a starting point for the implementation discussion.
Team Planning & Design Workshop
When: February 18, 2015 (Weds.)
Time: All Day
Where: StudioINSITE Office (3457 Ringsby Ct, Denver, CO 80216)
Description: The purpose of this workshop is to make key refinements to the planning and design concepts, including focusing in on priority areas / projects that need additional attention.

Steering Committee Meeting #4
When: June 25, 2015
Time: 6pm-9pm
Where: Eagle Town Hall (200 Broadway)
Description: This meeting will be a joint meeting between the Steering Committee and the Town of Eagle Planning & Zoning Commission. This meeting will focus primarily on a review of the preliminary draft of the Town of Eagle - River Corridor Plan.

Planning & Zoning Commission Hearing #1 - Public Encouraged to Attend
When: August 18, 2015
Time: 6pm - 9pm
Where: Eagle Town Hall (200 Broadway)
Description: This will be the first, public hearing on the Town of Eagle - River Corridor Plan. The Planning & Zoning Commission is tasked with officially adopting the River Corridor Plan and this public hearing will serve as the kick off to the official adoption process for the Plan. It is likely that the Planning & Zoning Commission will be holding subsequent hearings in order to finalize the adoption of the River Corridor Plan.
Planning & Zoning Commission Hearing #2 - Public Encouraged to Attend
When: September 1, 2015
Time: 6pm - 9pm 
Where: Eagle Town Hall (200 Broadway)
Description: Second public hearing on the Town of Eagle - River Corridor Plan.

Planning & Zoning Commission Hearing #3 - Public Encouraged to Attend
When: September 15, 2015
Time: 6pm - 9pm 
Where: Eagle Town Hall (200 Broadway)
Description: Third public hearing on the Town of Eagle - River Corridor Plan.

Planning & Zoning Commission Hearing #4 - Public Encouraged to Attend
When: October 6, 2015
Time: 6pm - 9pm 
Where: Eagle Town Hall (200 Broadway)
Description: Fourth public hearing on the Town of Eagle - River Corridor Plan.

Planning & Zoning Commission Hearing #5 - Public Encouraged to Attend
When: October 20, 2015
Time: 6pm - 9pm 
Where: Eagle Town Hall (200 Broadway)
Description: Fifth public hearing on the Town of Eagle - River Corridor Plan.
Planning & Zoning Commission Hearing #6 - Public Encouraged to Attend
When: November 17, 2015
Time: 6pm - 9pm 
Where: Eagle Town Hall (200 Broadway)
Description: Sixth public hearing on the Town of Eagle - River Corridor Plan.
Planning & Zoning Commission Hearing #7 - Public Encouraged to Attend
When: December 1, 2015
Time: 6pm - 9pm 
Where: Eagle Town Hall (200 Broadway)
Description: Seventh public hearing on the Town of Eagle - River Corridor Plan.
Board of Trustees Hearing #1 - Public Encouraged to Attend
When: December 8, 2015
Time: 6pm - 9pm 
Where: Eagle Town Hall (200 Broadway)
Description: First Board of Trustees hearing on the Town of Eagle - River Corridor Plan.
If you have any questions regarding the schedule of meetings for the Town of Eagle - River Corridor Plan, please contact:

Matt Farrar - Assistant Town Planner
(970) 328-9651