Pulaski on Main Unveiling: Friday, October 7, 11 a.m.

Pulaski on Main (POM) will unveil its new office space at 83 West Main Street on Friday, October 7 at 11:00AM. At an Open House event sponsored and catered by ETHOS Technologies, POM invites the public to visit the new space, which will be used as a resource center for current and potential residents andContinue reading “Pulaski on Main Unveiling: Friday, October 7, 11 a.m.”

Pulaski’s Downtown Vision

A crowd gathered at the Pulaski Senior Center for the September 6 Town Council meeting, and community development was a steady theme.  It’s clear that there’s both optimism and a will to continue supporting the positive changes seen in the heart of the community. Kicking off the meeting was a well received presentation by four ofContinue reading “Pulaski’s Downtown Vision”

Tonight at Pulaski Town Council: A Vision for investment downtown (updated location).

Community U participants will present the downtown vision to the Pulaski Town Council TONIGHT at 7 PM at the Senior Center  (106 N. Washington Ave., Pulaski, VA 24301). Four Community U team members have volunteered to present the vision to Council. Whatever level of involvement you had, from our initial community assessments to in-depth plan reviews, come on outContinue reading “Tonight at Pulaski Town Council: A Vision for investment downtown (updated location).”

Downtown Pulaski Vision to be Presented September 6

Community U participants will present the downtown vision to the Pulaski Town Council at the Council’s September 6 meeting at 7 PM. All of the Community U participants are encouraged to attend to be recognized for your contributions. Four members of the group have volunteered to present the vision to Council. The presentation bridges our visioningContinue reading “Downtown Pulaski Vision to be Presented September 6”

Next Meeting: Wed. Aug 24, 6 PM

We’ll meet at the Pulaski Train station on Wednesday, August 24 at 6 PM to review the outreach materials. Then we’ll use them for the August 27 nonprofit outreach event.   We’ll then present the same vision message to the Town Council on September 6. Watch the blog on Tuesday, Aug 23 for a posting ofContinue reading “Next Meeting: Wed. Aug 24, 6 PM”

It’s time: Wednesday 6 PM, Pulaski Train Station

Community U meets again on Wednesday (8/10) at 6 PM at the Pulaski Train Station.  We’ll polish up a short term outreach strategy. Then we’ll talk more about organizing a central convening point for action and stewardship of Downtown Pulaski efforts. We’ll: Review communication materials and plan Marketplace outreach Pulaski on Main update Virginia Downtowns overview ReviewContinue reading “It’s time: Wednesday 6 PM, Pulaski Train Station”

Our Town: Pulaski

At our last Community U meeting, Catherine Van Noy presented the potential of applying for National Endowment for the Arts’ Our Town resources to further progress toward the vision being developed by the Community U team. The program provides support for creative placemaking projects that “strategically link communities and local governments with artists, designers, and arts organizations to improve qualityContinue reading “Our Town: Pulaski”

We’re moving to action.

We’re really getting there.  If you missed our last session, read the notes from the July 25 Community U session and see how we’re moving to action in the coming weeks. Meeting 8 Notes (PDF) Meeting 8 Notes (DOC) The next meeting will take place on Wednesday, August 10, 2016 at 6 PM at the Train Station.  We’llContinue reading “We’re moving to action.”

Re-Vision Pulaski

Come to the Train Station on July 25th at 6 PM to talk about next steps: getting the word out and our initial projects.  Full meeting notes and vision (PDF) Full meeting notes and vision (DOC) Working Draft (DOC) DRAFT: DOWNTOWN PULASKI’s PEAK CREEK VISION A growing community, Pulaski has a tradition of neighbors supportingContinue reading “Re-Vision Pulaski”