October 2012
City Council adopts ordinance declaring the site an Area In Need of Rehabilitation – starting the Redevelopment Plan process.


March 2013
City issues RFP for planning consultant to develop the plan along with the city.


June 2013
City Council approves 2013 budget including funding for planning consultant.


March 2014
Due to delays City re-issues planning consultant RFP


May 2014
City Council approves selection of Maser Consulting to develop and draft the Redevelopment Plan. Draft plan approval expected by December 2014.


October 2014
City confirms intent to introduce the draft plan in Council in Jan 2015.


December 2014
Maser completes draft Redevelopment Plan.


Jan –Sept 2015
Council Subcommittee and administration continue discussing and reviewing draft plan and directing revisions by Maser


Oct 2015
Council subcommittee holds postal site informational open house to sample public feedback on visual images of various types of hotels that might fit on the site.


Nov 2015
Maser revises draft plan. City commits to the plan being introduced in Council in Jan 2016.


Feb 2016
Subcommittee meets with Maser to discuss element s of the plan.


Mar 2016
Maser directed to do supplemental study on Postal parking and traffic and availability of private parking. Otherwise draft plan is done.


April 2016
Maser postal supplemental study award approved by Council. Report due by next Council mtg.


June 2016
Maser completes supplemental study. Council Subcommittee meets to review and discuss.


July 2016
Council Subcommittee meets to further review and discuss.