Community Investment Plan

​​​​​Public and private redevelopment opportunities

​Program overview

This program will promote economic development along the Independence Boulevard Corridor by implementing the Independence Boulevard Are​a Plan. The program will invest in public infrastructure improvements that facilitate and leverage private redevelopment investments in the area that provide a better environment for pedestrians, bicyclists, motorists and transit users. Examples of public Infrastructure projects include construction of roads, streetscape and pedestrian improvements, intersection improvements, pedestrian and bicycle paths, sidewalks, curb, gutters, drains, resurfacing, storm drainage, landscaping and street lighting. 

Program funding and cost information

$20 million total proposed neighborhood improvement bonds

  • $10 million pending voter approval in November 2016 bond referendum

  • $10 million pending voter approval in November 2018​ bond referendum​

Public involvement

Community engagement activities will occur throughout the project’s duration to keep those interested in the project informed and provide opportunities for the public to share ideas, opinions, and concerns.  

This site has additional information on Community Investment Plan news and events.

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