Route 1, College Park

The redevelopment of Route 1 is undoubtedly one of the important issues in many residents’ minds. City’s Economic Development Coordinator Michael Stiefvater has recently sent this information to share with you all.

The city is working on an event concerning redevelopment opportunities along Route 1 and they want to begin publicizing it in order to give everyone some advanced notice.

The agenda is a work in progress, but the basic premise for the event is to educate residents on the current status of these opportunities, while collecting feedback on their vision for these sites.

There will be presentations by the Planning and Economic Development staff along with plenty of time for open discussion and questions. Here are additional details for the event:

Date: Saturday, November 19, 2011
Time: 8:30am to 12pm
Place: City Council Chambers

[Fazlul Kabir lives in north College Park and writes a daily blog at]