OT-2.2:

Principle: 

Public/Private Partnerships.

Policy Description: 

Establish public/private partnerships in an effort to initiate revitalization projects and leverage public resources to spur private sector investment.

Action Items:

Action 1:

Use public owned property as a development incentive downtown, including sale or gift of the property, or as an opportunity to create a development partnership.

Action 2:

Explore the creation of a Downtown Business Association and define its relationship to or within the Chamber of Commerce.

Action 3:

Pursue a public / private partnership to redevelop Mill Creek Center.

Action 4:

Prepare a profile of Original Town demographics, development, and public investment as resource for prospective businesses.

Action 5:

Pursue opportunities to partner with foundations on projects Downtown.