Campustown Square

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Formal Announcement Made, Meeting in Early March

  The following formal announcement was made on February 18, 2016. *See pdf version. Also See: *Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ). *Current draft proposal to City Council, with letters of support (pdfs).   Announcing Campustown Square > An Open Call for Support An effort has been initiated to turn an area in the heart of Campustown into a commonly-owned square. A…

Proposal to Create Northwest Square

I have submitted a proposal to block off the area I mentioned in my most recent post; this area does not require access for parking and will provide plenty or more access for loading and unloading and accessing utilities, and I confirmed with the traffic engineer that this area will not block traffic. One business, The District, is heavily behind it.…

Making the first of many squares

Note: Just launched the website (finally… whew). I am still working on the updates page with a “subscribe” option. In the meantime, to subscribe to updates go to the subscription page. Now that this project is “official”, the next steps are to spread the word, and to try and hold an event. My aim is to start by getting Mickey’s, Charlie Yoke’s, Beaudelaire and Mr.…