Sessions Allow Public To Weigh In On Downtown Plan
STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, COLORADO-July 5, 2018-The community is invited to participate in a
discussion about the downtown plan during the July Steamboat Conversations from 5pm to 7pm on
Thursday, July 12, at the Steamboat Art Museum (801 Lincoln Avenue).
In addition to the Conversations Session, Planning & Community Development will host a morning
workshop from 8AM to10AM, also at the Steamboat Art Museum. Both sessions are free and
individuals can stop by for as long as they like during either or both sessions.
Morning Workshop Thursday, July 12 8AM to 10AM Steamboat Art Museum
Conversations Session Thursday, July 12 5PM to 7PM Steamboat Art Museum
During Steamboat Conversations, Planning & Community
Development Director, Tyler Gibbs, along with Design
Workshop, the city’s consultant on this project, and Lisa
Schlichtman, editor of the Steamboat Pilot & Today, will
welcome participants and then attendees will participate at
their leisure in three key topic discussions at stations
around the museum concerning the issues and
opportunities with downtown.
Downtown Steamboat Springs is the heart and soul of the community. It plays a critical role in hosting
visitors year-round, while providing residents a place to work, live, shop, dine, play and connect. How
do we protect its unique characteristics, history and authenticity while ensuring a thriving downtown in
the future? The goal of the Downtown Plan is to define what is valued and successful for downtown
today and in the future; while developing a long-range vision for downtown with implementation
Steamboat Conversations is hosted quarterly by the Steamboat Pilot & Today and the July edition is being
held in partnership with City of Steamboat Springs. The previous two Steamboat Conversations have
addressed special events and addiction, treatment and recovery.