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Public Participation Schedule

Schedule

The review was launched in June 2012 and will continue until City Council’s adoption of Comprehensive Development Plan V.  Additional meetings will be added as they are scheduled. The schedule is as follows, subject to additions and changes:

UPCOMING EVENTS

Event

Description

Date

 

Council Public Hearing

Ordinance Adopting a New Comprehensive Development Plan to be known as the Comprehensive Development Plan V (9/9/16)


Monday,
Sept. 26, 2016
7 pm

 

PAST EVENTS

Event

Description

Date

Newark Day

“Kick Off”

Community Outreach: Public information and displays on planning process.


June 2, 2012

Community Day “Open House”

Community Outreach: Promoted planning in Newark and displayed information on planning process.

September 16, 2012

Planning Commission

Public Hearing

Planning Commission, at their regularly scheduled Planning Commission meeting, finalized draft and adopted the Plan for Planning.


October 2, 2012

“Drop-In”

Open House 1

Visioning: Residents and other stakeholders participated in a “SWOT” analysis, evaluating our communities Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities, and Threats.


October 23, 2012

“Drop-In”

Open House 2

Public Transit: Presentation by DART First State on transit planning in Newark; SWOT analysis of transit in Newark.


November 27, 2012

“Drop-In”

Open House 3

Bicycle & Pedestrian Transportation: Bicycle and pedestrian planning in Newark presented by Newark Bicycle Committee and WILMAPCO.  Public participated in a variety of survey exhibits evaluating Newark as a bicycle and pedestrian friendly community.



December 6, 2012

Neighborhood Workshop 1

Northern neighborhoods:  Residents and other stakeholders from neighborhoods in the northern part of the City participated in a “SWOT” analysis, evaluating their neighborhood’s Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities, and Threats.



January 17, 2013

Neighborhood Workshop 2

Southern neighborhoods:  Residents and other stakeholders from neighborhoods in the southern part of the City participated in a “SWOT” analysis, evaluating their neighborhood’s Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities, and Threats.



January 22, 2013

Neighborhood Workshop 3

Central neighborhoods:  Residents and other stakeholders from neighborhoods in the central part of the City participated in a “SWOT” analysis, evaluating their neighborhood’s Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities, and Threats.



January 23, 2013

Planning Commission Workshop 1

Housing:  Open public workshop that covered housing characteristics, inventory, needs assessment, affordability, and community development.


February 26, 2013

Planning Commission

Workshop 2

Economic Development:  Open public workshop that covered economic conditions, labor market, income and poverty, downtown development, and employment.


March 26, 2013

Planning Commission

Workshop 3

Transportation:  Open public workshop that covered traffic congestion, bicycle and pedestrian mobility and safety, public transit, parking, connectivity, and street conditions.


April 23, 2013

Neighborhood Workshop 4

New London Road neighborhoods:  Residents and other stakeholders from neighborhoods in the central part of the City participated in a “SWOT” analysis, evaluating their neighborhood’s Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities, and Threats.



May 15, 2013

Planning Commission

Workshop 4

Environmental Quality & Natural Resources:  Open public workshop that covered water quality & supply, wetlands, wastewater, air quality, stream valley protection, and energy conservation.



May 21, 2013

Planning Commission

Workshop 5

Land Use & Annexation:  Open public workshop that covered existing land uses, analysis of surrounding areas, and future land use plan.


July 30, 2013

Planning Commission

Workshop 6

Vision and Aspirations:  Open public workshop that covered major themes from previous three public workshops—Healthy Community, Sustainable Community, and Inclusive Community.



August 13, 2013

Planning Commission Meeting (1)

Review of

Draft

Open public meeting to review draft chapters:

Preface: Why We Plan

Chapter 1: Introduction

Chapter 2: Community Profile

Chapter 4: Public Utilities




October 15, 2013

Planning Commission Meeting (2)

Review of

Draft

Open public meeting to review draft chapters:

Chapter 3: Vision

Chapter 5: Housing

Chapter 6: Transportation




October 29, 2013

Planning Commission Meeting (3)

Review of

Draft

Open public meeting to review draft chapters:

Chapter 5: Housing

Chapter 6: Transportation




November 5, 2013

Planning Commission Meeting (4)

Review of

Draft

Open public meeting to review draft chapters:

Chapter 7: Environmental Quality

Chapter 8: Parks, Recreation, and Open Space

Chapter 9: Economic Development

 




November 12, 2013

Planning Commission Meeting (5)

Review of

Draft

Open public meeting to review draft chapters:

Chapter 10: Land Use

 




January 14, 2014

Open House

“Drive-by”

Community Outreach & Input: Residents and stakeholders reviewed exhibits and presentations on the Complete Draft of the Comprehensive Development Plan V


January 28, 2014

Planning Commission Meeting (6)

Review of

Draft

Open public meeting to review draft chapters:

Chapter 10: Land Use

Chapter 11: Annexation

Chatper12: Implementation

 




January 28, 2014

Planning Commission Meeting (7)

Open public meeting to review draft chapters:

Chapter 11: Annexation

Chatper12: Implementation



February 18, 2014

Planning Commission Meeting (8)

Open public meeting to review revised draft chapters:

Preface: Why We Plan

Chapter 1: Introduction

Chapter 2: Community Profile

Chapter 3: Vision





March 25, 2014

Planning Commission Meeting (9)

Open public meeting to review draft chapters:

Chapter 4: Public Utilities & Infrastructure

Chapter 5: Housing

Chapter 6: Transportation

Chapter 8: Parks and Recreation




April 1, 2014

Planning Commission Meeting (10)

Open public meeting to review draft chapters:

Chapter 7: Environmental Quality

Chapter 9: Economic Development

Chapter 10: Land Use

Chapter 11: Annexation




April 22, 2014

Planning Commission Public Hearing

Public Hearing to review the Land Use Chapter.

 


May 6, 2014

Planning Commission Meeting (11)

Open public meeting to review draft chapters:

Chapter 11: Annexation

Chapter 12: Implementation



May 20, 2014

Planning Commission Public Hearing

Public Hearing and final update and review

 


June 2, 2014

Planning Commission Public Hearing

Public Hearing and Recommendation to City Council

 


June 17, 2014

Council Workshop (1)

Council Review of the recommended draft of Comprehensive Development Plan V (7/14/14)

Preface: Why We Plan

Chapter 1: Introduction

Chapter 2: Community Profile

Chapter 3: Vision

Chapter 4: Public Utilities & Infrastructure






October 20, 2014

Council Workshop

(2)

Council Review of the recommended draft of Comprehensive Development Plan V (7/14/14)

Chapter 5: Housing

Chapter 6: Transportation

Chapter 7: Environmental Quality

Chapter 8: Parks and Recreation

Chapter 9: Economic Development






January 5, 2015

Council Workshop

(3)

Council Review of the recommended draft of Comprehensive Development Plan V (7/14/14)

Chapter 10: Land Use

Chapter 11: Annexation

Chapter 12: Implementation




February 2, 2015

Council Workshop

(4)

Council Review of the recommended draft of Comprehensive Development Plan V (7/14/14)

Chapter 10: Land Use

Chapter 11: Annexation

Chapter 12: Implementation




March 2, 2015

Council Workshop

(5)

Council Review of the recommended draft of Comprehensive Development Plan V (7/14/14)

Chapter 11: Annexation

Chapter 12: Implementation



March 18, 2015

Council Workshop

(6)

Council Review of the recommended draft of Comprehensive Development Plan V (7/14/14)

Chapter 11: Annexation

Chapter 12: Implementation



May 18, 2015

Council Workshop

(7)

Council Review of the recommended draft of Comprehensive Development Plan V (7/24/15)

 


August 3, 2015

Council Workshop

(8)

Council Review of the recommended draft of Comprehensive Development Plan V(7/24/15)

 


October 5, 2015

Planning Commission Public Hearing

 

Review of the revised Comprehensive Plan V (1/5/16)

 



January 5, 2016

Council Public Hearing

 

Ordinance Adopting a New Comprehensive Development Plan to be known as the Comprehensive Development Plan V (1/5/16)


May 18, 2015

Planning Commission Public Hearing

 

Review and consideration of changes made to Comprehensive Development Plan V since Planning Commission’s January 5, 2016 review, and specifically allowable densities for residential land use designations.



August 2, 2016