Mayor Ray O'Connell and members of the Department of Community & Economic Development officially opened the Allentown Vision 2030 Community Engagement Hub today. A noon ribbon cutting ceremony was held at the office at 33 N. 6th Street. The ceremony was attended by some 50 people.
The Community Engagement Hub is staffed by the city's Bureau of Planning & Zoning and is open to the public on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 12:00pm to 5:00pm. The space will also be utilized for special events and activities associated with Allentown Vision 2030 and the plan's community engagement work.
The space for the Allentown Vision 2030 Community Engagement Hub has been donated by City Center Investment Corp.for the duration of the planning process. The Community Engagement Hub is expected to be open through October 2019.
Allentown Vision 2030 - Your City Your Voice! will be the city's new Comprehensive and Economic Development Plan that will chart a path for inclusive equitable growth over the next ten years.
A third Community Collaboration Meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, June 18 from 6:00pm to 8:00pm at Muhlenberg Elementary School.