Tonight: we lock down the communication and outreach strategy for engaging others in the downtown vision. Join the rest of the Community U crew at 6 PM at the Pulaski Train Station tonight, Wednesday, August 24th.
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 of … Continue reading Next Meeting: Wed. Aug 24, 6 PM
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 Review … Continue reading It’s time: Wednesday 6 PM, Pulaski Train Station
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 quality … Continue reading Our Town: Pulaski
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'll … Continue reading We’re moving to action.
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 supporting … Continue reading Re-Vision Pulaski
Tonight: we pull together the vision. We'll head into next steps, discussing outreach to bring additional voices in and to build support for moving forward. We'll also begin identifying quick action steps. Review the Draft Vision (PDF). Review the Draft Vision (DOC). Explore quick action strategies. 6 PM Monday, July 18 Pulaski Train Station
The Community U team has compiled a draft vision after six meetings filled with investigation and discussion. We'll go deeper with it on July 18, 2016 at 6 PM at the Train Station. Prepare for the meeting by reading and marking up the draft vision with your thoughts.. It's a starting point to pull out more strategies for … Continue reading Draft Downtown Pulaski Vision for Review
The next Community U meeting will be on July 18 at 6 PM. That's a few weeks off for our group, but things will still be happening... Nichole, Christiana, and Michael will be attending the Downtown Intersections event in Staunton on July 11-13. (Contact Nichole if you're interested in this annual Main Street training.) After last evening's strong conversation on … Continue reading Build a Better Block…and More
At our next session, we pull it all together: the assets, opportunities, organizations, the existing plans, the emerging strategies. All of these building blocks can be deployed collectively, but the partnerships that will make it happen require a shared vision. It's a touchstone that we'll use to bring in even more partners and select our … Continue reading Build the Downtown Vision: Monday, 6/27 at the Train Station, 6 PM