Midtown Fort Collins is the corridor along College Avenue bordered by Prospect Road to the north, continuing south just past Harmony Road. Midtown is a vital part of the City for a variety of businesses and neighborhoods. It is a focal point for economic development, and home to the Mason Corridor and future MAX Bus Rapid Transit system. Despite its significance, Midtown lacks a cohesive identity and design vision. The Midtown Urban Design Plan seeks to compliment current and forthcoming investment by developing a vision and associated land use tools to guide the design of future redevelopment, and identify opportunities to further enhance streetscapes and multi-modal connectivity.
Midtown Urban Design Plan Project Overview (PDF 502KB)
Extensive outreach to stakeholders will be taking place in summer and fall 2012 in order to acquire input and feedback regarding:
Check back here often for updates!
Staff contact: Megan Bolin, Economic Health Analyst
Stakeholder Meetings and Public Outreach Schedule
August 10: Planning and Zoning Board, 1:30 p.m., 281 N. College Ave.
August 13: Bike Advisory Committee, 6 p.m., 215 N. Mason St.
August 14: Fort Collins Board of Realtors, Noon, Harvard Street
August 15: Economic Advisory Commission, Noon, City Hall, 300 Laporte Ave.
Art in Public Places Board, 3:30 p.m., Lincoln Center
August 17: Chamber of Commerce LLAC, 7:30 a.m. Meldrum
August 22: Representatives from local business owners, 7:30-9 a.m., Youth Activity Center
South Fort Collins Business Association, 10-11:30 a.m., Youth Activity Center
Representatives from area neighborhoods, 5:30-7 p.m., Youth Activity Center
August 23: Representatives from area property owners, 7:30-9 a.m., Youth Activity Center
Representatives from the development community, 3:30-5 p.m., Youth Activity Center
Commission on Disability, 12:15 p.m., City Hall, Council Information Chambers
September 14: CanDo Built Environment, 10 a.m., 215 N. Mason St.
September 19: Transportation Board, 6 p.m., 215 N. Mason St.
October 18: CanDo Coalition, 8:30 a.m., Northside Aztlan Community Center
More dates and groups coming soon!