The ambitious project could cost up to $158 million and includes plans to study daylighting Strawberry Creek, rethink Center Street and create an “urban oasis.”
While recent bonds have enabled the city to create affordable housing and improve parks, streets, and other public facilities, funds have been fully committed. We need this measure to continue the progress.
This measure was poorly and hastily drafted and includes a loophole that would allow the $650 million to be spent on virtually any project.
What’s next for old city hall and Civic Center Park? The next few months could be pivotal.