City Council Priorities

graphic of Council prioritiesCity Council priorities fall in the following three categories: Facilities, Parks and Infrastructure.  At their retreat held on February 24, 2017, the Council members confirmed their one-two year priorities.

Facilities

1-2 year priorities:

  • Other Building: Property Maintenance Building
  • Public restroom*
  • New Police Station

Parks

1-2 year priorities:

  • Expand parking lots* at the Oklawaha Greenway
  • Berkeley Mills Park - Master Plan including parking, playground, restrooms, etc. and may include exploring raising private funds
  • Whitmire Building improvements

Infrastructure

1-2 year priorities

  • Main Street avenues streetscape improvements from Church to King Streets (in phases), the hotel project may drive prioritization. 
  • 7th Avenue - initial phase of streetscape improvements project - upper block and Locust Street*
  • Main Street to Grove streetscape improvements (assuming hotel)
  • Urban Redevelopment Area (URA) - Seventh Avenue area

*highest ranked item in category