From Online Athens: Downtown Master Plan enters next phase

http://onlineathens.com/local-news/2012-11-27/downtown-master-plan-enters-next-phase “The downtown master plan has officially entered its next phase as a town hall meeting soliciting feedback wrapped up Tuesday night.”

From Flagpole: The Public Speaks on Master Plan

http://flagpole.com/news/2012/nov/28/downtown-athens/ “Athens residents have lots of ideas for how they want downtown to grow and change.”

From Online Athens: You should go to tonight’s downtown master plan meeting

http://onlineathens.com/opinion/2012-11-26/editors-desk-you-should-go-tonights-downtown-master-plan-meeting “SHOW UP TONIGHT, OK?: Beginning at 6 p.m. tonight in the Parthenon Room of the Classic Center, interested citizens — and that means you, or at least it should — will have an opportunity to help shape the future of downtown Athens, as the team developing a master plan for the area holds its … Continue reading

From Flagpole: City Dope // Athens News and Views

http://flagpole.com/news/2012/nov/21/city-dope/ “Downtown Plan: UGA’s Fanning Institute will moderate a public hearing on the downtown master plan at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 27 in the Classic Center’s Parthenon Room. It’s very important that people attend this meeting because we’ll be asked to vote on various concepts to include in the master plan. This is your best … Continue reading

A Town Hall Meeting has been set!

News Release A Town Hall Meeting has been set on the subject of the Athens Downtown Master Plan It is set for Tuesday November 27, 2012 at the Classic Center’s Parthenon Room The time will be 6 p.m. To date the Planning Team has been developing and updating the data upon which the plan for … Continue reading

Upcoming Public Input Opportunities

14-Wed. Nov. 14 Pulaski Heights Neighborhood 7:30pm Little Kings 15-Thurs. Nov. 15 Agora Fashion Show 7:00pm 40 Watt 19-Mon. Nov. 19 Bloomfield | Friends of  Five Points 7:00pm Tanner Building

From the Flagpole – River District

http://flagpole.com/news/2012/nov/06/loop-2/ “The downtown Athens master plan includes another proposal for a new shopping and entertainment district along the North Oconee River.”

From The Red & Black: Police report little ‘aggressive’ panhandling downtown

http://www.redandblack.com/news/police-report-little-aggressive-panhandling-downtown/article_132b99fe-23a9-11e2-9bf2-0019bb30f31a.html “Lt. Gary Epps of Athens-Clarke County Police’s downtown substation said most beggars understand and obey the panhandling laws”