Calling On All Millers Falls Residents and Business Owners….

Results from this survey will be analyzed by the consultant and used to inform our July meeting.

Millers Falls Village Center Strategic Plan- 2020-2025
The purpose of this grant is to assist the Town of Montague in conducting a community-based plan to analyze conditions and determine short, medium and long term goals for the Millers Falls Village Center, in addition to potential projects and/or activities to achieve these goals.

Funding: $15,000 planning grant through the MA Downtown Initiative Program.
Consultant: Peg Barranger, Fine Point Associates
Town Contacts: Town Planner Walter Ramsey, Cultural Coordinator, Suzanne LoManto

Core Working Group:
Currently the Town Planner and Cultural Coordinator are working with representatives from the Millers Falls Community Improvement Association. We are looking to expand the core working group to those residents and business owners that may be interested. Please let me know if you or someone else is a good candidate.

The project will take about 6 months to complete. The process will involve two community meetings with Millers Falls residents/business owners and a series of scheduled phone meetings between the consultant and a core working group. The Cultural Coordinator is responsible for hosting the community events. The consultant is responsible for analyzing
the information and writing the final report.

Approximate Meeting Schedule:
June: Survey
July: MFCIA/Community Meeting in Millers Falls, 6:00pm
August- September: Core Group Phone Meetings
September: MFCIA:/Community Meeting in Millers Falls, 6:00pm
October: Meeting with Core group and regional economic development partners
Early 2020: Report is finalized and published

 

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