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CEDC Moving Forward With Plans For Study

May 6th, 2019 by WCBC Radio

The Cumberland Economic Development Corp. is moving forward with plans for a study that could result in a redesign of the city center from Baltimore Street to Fort Cumberland Homes. The CEDC is in the process of finalizing a contract with Boone, North Carolina-based Destination By Design to create an urban design master plan. The design plans would cover the area from Baltimore Street and Canal Place across the railroad tracks to Queen City Pavement and Park Street and continue south through the Maryland Avenue corridor, ending at Lamont Street. CEDC executive director Paul Kelly provided an update to the mayor and city council during a recent work session. Mayor Ray Morriss…


3 Responses to “CEDC Moving Forward With Plans For Study”

  1. May 06, 2019 at 8:59 am, Bob said:

    Great, hire consultants from a Mensa-forsaken small town in the mountains of Tennessee “to create an urban design master plan”. Let’s see how that works out, hopefully from afar.


  2. May 07, 2019 at 4:28 am, mark said:

    How many damn Consultant “master plans” does this town need?? The local leadership clowns don’t have ANY ideas so they throw money at “consultants”. How many millions have we wasted on these clowns? I smell a racket/kickback scheme.


    • May 07, 2019 at 6:43 am, mac said:

      > Those charges need to be addressed in a timely manner. My suggestion would be to hire a consultancy firm to look into any specific misfeasance and/or malfeasance by the “local leadership clowns”.


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