Comprehensive Plan Open House
Tuesday, July 15
6:00 pm - Open House; 6:45 pm - Presentation
Altoona Fire Station, 950 Venbury Drive, Altoona
Download the meeting invitation: July Open House Poster.pdf
Download the draft plan at the links below. The document is split into two parts to reduce file size:
Part 1_Altoona Comprehensive Plan DRAFT June 30.pdf (PDF, 6 MB)
Part 2_Altoona Comprehensive Plan DRAFT June 30.pdf (PDF, 10 MB)
All are welcome to review the plan and share their feedback. You can share your thoughts at the July 15 event or use the "give your input" section of this web page.
The presentation covers:
- Land Use and Transportation Concepts for the South and East growth areas
- Proposed Trails and Parks
- Neighborhood Design & Environmental Considerations
- Concept for development of commercial area at Adventureland Drive & 34th
Please Note: Concepts shown in the attachment above are rough drafts and will be revised over the coming months. These concepts are intended to assist the city with planning for public investments and policies, but property owners decide if/when their land will be developed/redeveloped.
Comprehensive Plan Presentation: Envisioning Altoona in 2035
Wednesday, February 5th at 6 p.m.
Altoona Public Library: 700 8th St SW, Altoona
Visit with the project team as they present ideas for how Altoona can prepare for the possibility that its population could double in the next 20 years. The first 15 minutes of the meeting will be an open house format, followed by a formal presentation at 6:15 that will cover the future of Altoona's housing, commercial/industrial development, transportation, and parks.
Download the meeting invitation: February Open House Poster.pdf
Online TownHall Meeting: http://cityofaltoonaia.mindmixer.com/
Community Survey: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/7BHDVFY
On November 12, the City of Altoona hosted more than 60 community members at a public meeting, along with two focus group meetings, all to discuss the future of Altoona. Click below to download the notes from these meetings.
Public Meeting Notes.pdf
Focus Group Notes.pdf
Click below to download a demographics report about Altoona's population growth, age and racial distribution, and statistics for housing, education and income.
Demographics Report Dec 2013.pdf
1. Take the community survey: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/7BHDVFY
2. Attend the Community Goals Workshop on November 12 at 7 p.m. at the Fire Station (950 Venbury Drive). See below for details or click here to view the invitation: Altoona Community Goals Poster.pdf
- Add new jobs and businesses?
- Expand the trail system?
- Provide more housing options?
- Build community pride and identity?
Agenda: Agenda - Comprehensive Plan Committee, 10_22_13.pdf
Powerpoint Presentation: Powerpoint - Committee Meeting 1 - October 22.pdf
Notes on Group Discussion (also includes 10.23 parks board discussion notes): Committee Meeting 1 Notes.pdf
The City invites the public and the committee to attend a community visioning session on November 12 at 7 p.m. at the Fire Station - 950 Venbury Drive.