Posted on Thursday February 21, 2019
Downtown Revitalization Town Hall Meeting at the Raccoon River Social Club Monday, February 18, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. Hosted and presented by the Coon Rapids Development Group.
Coon Rapids Development Group President Nathan Muench opened the meeting with an overview of the development planning that started with a community visioning meeting in February 2017. He reviewed the goals that came from that meeting and the progress leading up to this Town Hall Meeting. Due to a technical error, the first 10 minutes of the meeting did not properly record so Muench’s speech is not available.
The following recordings of the Town Hall meeting follow Muench’s welcome. The presenter is Coon Rapids Community Coordinator Katie Mason with discussion from several of the attendees. Eighty people attended the event including city council and CRDG board members. Items discussed: Main Street Iowa Program, building façade rehabilitation, Riverside Trail connection, Highway Street streetscaping, downtown plaza and downtown streetscaping/infrastructure improvements.
Part I: Main Street Iowa Program
Part II: Iowa Living Roadways Concepts
Part III: Discussion