Collegetown Redesign Proposal will be voted after community feedback.
Ithaca city Planning and Economic Development Committee met on March 13 to discuss the next steps in Collegetown new zoning districts proposal. The proposal aims to code the districts to provide a high quality urban design and construction plan. The plan includes environmental preservation concerns regarding minimum green space and natural area maintenance. The committee decided to move forward with the elements one step at a time. The traditional methods of coding will be kept when appropriate but the proposal includes addition of new codes as well. The committee is hoping to get feedback from the community before taking a final vote on the project. You can find the proposal and more information about the project at www.ci.ithaca.ny.us/departments/planning/projects/collegetown.cfm