Saturday, November 17, 2012

Comprehensive Growth Plan: Community Workshops (December 3rd - 6th)

Here is an announcement/press release regarding the upcoming Community Workshops that are coming up in December (12/3-6). Please mark your calendars to attend. The workshops will be conducted in Springfield, Adams, Coopertown and Cross Plains.

We hope to see you there!
Residents Are Encouraged to Attend Community Workshops and Provide Input for the Comprehensive Growth and Development Plan for Robertson County and the cities of Adams, Coopertown and Cross Plains
Workshops are in Adams, Coopertown, Cross Plains, and Springfield, December 3-6
Springfield, TN – Residents are encouraged to attend Community Workshops to learn about the  Comprehensive Growth and Development Plan for Robertson County and the cities of Adams, Coopertown and Cross Plains. The workshops are scheduled for Monday, December 3 through Thursday, December 6.  The workshops will be led by consultants with Littlejohn Engineering Associates, Inc.
The Comprehensive Growth and Development Plan will give officials a roadmap to guide future growth and development, accommodate change, and maintain the unique character of Robertson County.  “Every resident or business in Robertson County will be affected by this project in some way,” said Jonathan Garner, chair of the project’s steering committee. “Roads, housing, parks, schools, and even historic landmarks are under discussion. Public input on this project is crucial to its success.”

                 Workshop dates, times and locations are as follows:   

                                Springfield Workshop                                         Cross Plains Workshop
Monday, December 3, 2012                              Tuesday, December 4, 2012
5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.                                          5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
First Presbyterian Church                                  City Hall
200 5th Avenue West                                          7622 Highway 25 E.
Springfield, TN                                                      Cross Plains, TN
Adams Workshop                                                Coopertown Workshop
Wednesday, December 5, 2012                       Thursday, December 6, 2012
11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.                                        5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
“Catered Lunch”                                                  Coopertown Elementary School
Adams Clubhouse                                                3746 Highway 49 W.
210 South Church Street                                    Springfield, TN
Adams, TN
“This is a critical time for Robertson County,” said Margot Fosnes, president and chief economic development officer, of the Robertson County Chamber of Commerce. “The goal is to prepare for the future while we maintain the unique character that makes Robertson County a great place to live and work.” 
RSVP to: Lea Ann Allen at 615.382.2245 or 
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