Process Toolkit

This process toolkit includes an outline of the steps taken from the original grant application to the final approval of the draft plan, and was created so that other communities can replicate this process. Dates are included when relevant. Red text items link to pages and documents of additional information. 

 

Overview of the Planning Process

 

Grant Preparation (Aug. 2010-Feb. 2011)

 

advisory committee December 2010: Organizational Meeting

 

Grant Year 1 (Mar. 2011-Feb. 2012)

 

academic class

 January 2011-May 2011: Contemporary Practices of Sustainable Urbanism (ARCH 657) 

 

academic class

 January 2011-May 2011: Ackert Walkway Public Art and Public Space Concept Design (ARCH 454) 

 

academic class February 4-6, 2011: Ackert Walkway and Delmar Loop Public Life Survey Masterclass (A46 4102) 

 

background report February 27, 2011: Walk Bike Audit

 

community workshop

 
   

advisory committee June 8, 2011: Meeting 1

 

community workshop June 8, 2011: Defining Livability in the Parkview Gardens Neighborhood

 

outcome measurement July 2011: Baseline Outcome Measurement Report

 

advisory committee

 August 30, 2011: Meeting 2

 

community workshop

 August 30, 2011: Exploring Housing Opportunities & Park Redesign
 

 

academic class

 August-December, 2011: Affordable Housing Design Studio (ARCH 5-600)
 

 

advisory committee

 September 22, 2011: Meeting 3 

 

public meeting

 October 5, 2011: Plan Commission Presentation

 

public meeting

 October 12, 2011: Traffic Commission
 
 

public meeting October 12, 2011: Green Practices Commission

 

background report

 October 2011: Stakeholder Interviews
 
 

conference presentation October, 19, 2011: Missouri APA Annual Conference Mobile Workshop

 

conference presentation

 

advisory committee

 November 9, 2011: Meeting 4

 

community workshop

 November 9, 2011: Review a Draft of the Sustainability Plan

 

advisory committee

 December 14, 2011: Meeting 5 

 

public meeting January 25, 2012: Plan Commission Presentation

 

advisory committee

 February 1, 2012: Meeting 6

 

community workshop

 February 1, 2012: Finalizing the Plan

 

public meeting

 February 13, 2012: City Council Work Session
 
 

Grant Year 2 (Mar. 2012-Feb. 2013)

 

 March 29, 2012: St. Louis APA Chapter Awards Outstanding Planning Award for Student Project to Public Realm and Public Life Research and Proposal

 

public meeting April 25, 2012: Plan Commission Presentation and Public Hearing

 

public meeting May 23, 2012: Plan Commission – Additional Public Comments

 

community workshop

 June 18-19, 2012: EPA Sustainable Land Use Code Workshops (EPA Building Blocks Grant)

 

public meeting

 June 27, 2012: Plan Commission  Additional Public Comments Session

 

public meeting

 

outcome measurement

 

public meeting

 July 25, 2012: Plan Commission – Motion to Revise Plan

 

conference presentation

 Oct. 27, 2012: SLACO Neighborhood Conference Presentation

 

conference presentation Nov. 3, 2012: Washington University Sustainable Cities Conference

 

 

conference presentation

 Dec. 6, 2012: DOT Tiger II Planning Grant Webinar

 

background report

 

public meeting

 Dec. 19, 2012: Plan Commission

 

public meeting

 January 28, 2013: City Council Work Session

 

conference presentation February 7-9, 2013: New Partners for Smart Growth Conference in Kansas City

 

background report

 

Grant Year 3 (Mar. 2013-Feb. 2014)

 

conference presentation March 20, 2013: St. Louis Earth Day Symposium – Presentation by Development Strategies

 

 March 22, 2013: ASLA Central States Conference – Parkview Gardens Plan won the ASLA Central States Award

 

conference presentation April 13, 2013: Webster University Sustainability Conference

 

outcome measurement July 2013: Year Two Outcome Measurement Report

 

conference presentation

 October 17, 2013: MO APA Conference, Branson MO

 

public meeting

 December 12, 2013: Plan Commission Public Meeting

 

public meeting

 December 23, 2013: Plan Commission Meeting

 

advisory committee

 January 8, 2014: Meeting 7

 

public meeting

 January 13, 2014: City Council Public Hearing

 

outcome measurement

 

public meeting

 June 23, 2014: City Council 2nd Public Hearing

 

public meeting

 July 14, 2014: City Council Meeting