OUTREACH

  • March 5, 2019 - City Council Study Session (PFD)

  • March 21, 2019 - Arts and Culture Commission Presentation

  • April 22-23, 2019 - Meetings with Local Stakeholders

  • April 27, 2019 - Outdoor Community Workshop - Sip. Sketch. See.
    The community was invited to enjoy music, games and a cold beverage at the Artsakh Paseo while working with professional designers to explore their vision for an arts & entertainment district. Attendees were also invited to participate in a guided tour of the district. Over 250 community members attended​​

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  • May 21-22, 2019 - Additional Meetings with Local Stakeholders

  • June 4, 2019 - City Council Presentation (PDF)

  • August 27, 2019 - City Council Presentation (PDF) 

TAKEAWAYS

  • Strong community support for the Arts & Entertainment District

  • Consensus on adult & artist focused character for District

  • Council prefers a tactical & incremental approach to the implementation

  • Many stakeholders and community members prefer a "pedestrianized" Artsakh Avenue

COMMUNITY PRIORITIES

59

SHADE ELEMENTS

57

BOLD & COLORFUL PAVING PATTERNS

47

ARTISTIC LIGHTING

46

PLAYFUL STREET FURNITURE

44

AN INTERACTIVE WATER FEATURE

40

AN ICONIC PUBLIC ART PIECE

25

WAYFINDING SIGNAGE

14

ONE-WAY STREET

COMMUNITY INPUT

What do you want, imagine & support in an arts & entertainment district?

"A place to hang in a community setting...with light, color and people dining outdoors."

"A friendly outdoor/indoor family place. Lots our casual eating, food trucks, kids play & interactive structures."

"I want to hang out and have more places to hear music."

"Colorful public space with landscaping & inviting furniture for people & families to hang out."

"A place where families can gather, friends can have a small meal, and people can study, work, play."