Borough of State College News Release

For Immediate Release

October 2, 2017

Heritage State College Project Community Workshop #2

What:  
The Borough of State College is continuing its community-focused education and planning process to consider how two of its most heritage-rich neighborhoods, the Holmes Foster-Highlands and College Heights Historic Districts, could be preserved for future generations. The Borough is hosting its second Community Workshop on October 3 from 7 to 9 p.m. The Borough recently hosted its first community workshop and a joint Borough Council and Design and Historical Review Committee meeting. During this second workshop, the Borough will present a summary of the public input from these previous meetings and will engage residents to get additional comments.

Who:
Winter & Company, a planning and urban design firm based in Boulder, Colorado.

Why:
The Heritage State College Project and the development of a Historical Architectural Review Board (HARB) is a three-phase process. This education and engagement study session is part of Phase 1 of the project. Phase 1 will determine the next steps in the process. The Borough’s consultant, Winter & Company, will moderate these sessions. All feedback from these sessions will be recorded and considered by Borough Staff and Council before moving to Phases 2 and 3. Learn more about this project at http://www.statecollegepa.us/harb.

Who Should Attend:
This meeting is open to the public.

When:
Tuesday, October 3, from 7 to 9 p.m.

Where:
State College Municipal Building, Council Chambers, 243 South Allen Street, State College, PA 16801.

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If you would like more information about this topic please contact Douglas Shontz by phone at 814-278-4723 or by e-mail at engage@statecollegepa.us.

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