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November 21, 2017

Normal OKs comprehensive plan, to track progress

NORMAL - Town officials made it clear Monday that their work is just beginning after the Noraml City Council approved a new comprehensive plan. 

DEREK BEIGH dbeigh@pantagraph.com

 

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November 20, 2017 

Normal Council adopts 20-year plan to guide land use.

By Howard Packowitz

NORMAL - The town of Normal now has a plan for duiding land use decisions for the next two decades.

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November 20, 2017

 

Approval of Town of Normal's Comprehensive Plan at the Town Council Meeting.

 

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November 20, 2017

Normal to approve comprehensive plan

NORMAL - After a quiet public comment period, residents have one last chance to share their thoughts on Normal's direction for the next generation.

DEREK BEIGH dbeigh@pantagraph.com

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November 9, 2017

 

Public Hearing of Town of Normal's Comprehensive Plan at the Town Planning Commission meeting. 

 

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October 30, 2017

Town of Normal's Comprehensive Plan Would Change Community

Listen to Town Planner Mercy Davision and Executive Director of McLean County Regional Planning Commission Vasu Pinnamaraju talk with Mike McCurdy.

  October 23, 2017

Can McLean County Overcome Its Low-Income Rental Housing Crisis?

By Judith Valente

In September, the GLT investigative series Landlord v. Tenant revealed increasing tensions between landlords and lower income tenants, who are often forced to rent substandard housing.

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October 22, 2017

Housing, ISU zone in Normal comprehensive plan

NORMAL - Normal faces major housing challenges over the next 20-plus years, but officials hope a new plan can help change that. 

DEREK BEIGH dbeigh@pantagraph.com

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October 17, 2017 

Normal comprehensive plan: Developers forced to provide too much parking.

By Howard Packowitz

NORMAL - The Town of Normal's comprehensive plan for the next two decades suggests local government rethink its parking requirements for new developments. 

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October 16, 2017

Town leaders got a look at the comprehensive plan which covers the next 20 yers.

NORMAL, Ill. - The Town of Normal is looking to the future. On Monday, community leaders got a look at Normal's 2040 Comprehensive Plan. 

LINDSEY HARRISON lharrison@wmbd.com

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October 16, 2017

 

Special Work Session with the Town of Normal City Council and the Town Planning Commission regarding the Comprehensive Plan. 

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 November 18,2016

A Normal Vision of 2040

By Student Reporter Mike Miletich

The Town of Normal is planning for the future...the year 2040 to be exact. A committee of community members presented the Normal 2040 Plan to the Town Council Monday night.

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October 4, 2015

Normal asks students to weigh in on town plans

By Susanna Doehler

The Town of Normal and McLean County are asking Illinois State University students to take part in planning the future of Normal. As Normal’s Comprehensive Plan begins to form, students are being encouraged to voice their opinions about what they want in their town.

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September 17,2015

The Town of Normal is following its twin to the south and developing a new comprehensive plan. The plan, when finished, will guide the Town for the next two decades. 

Listen to Town Planner Mercy Davision and Executive Director of McLean County Regional Planning Commission Vasu Pinnamaraju talk with Mike McCurdy.

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 August 4, 2015

Hear from two government leaders who know they have their work cut out in finding a replacement for Mitsubishi. Bloomington Republican State Representative Dan Brady is a member of the ad hoc task forced charged with finding a new company for the plant. You’ll also hear from Normal town councilman Kevin McCarthy.

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August 4, 2015

Normal to start two-year comprehensive-plan process

NORMAL — The McLean County Regional Planning Commission will be leading the town in a two-year comprehensive planning process to help shape the future.

MARY ANN FORD MFORD@PANTAGRAPH.COM

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August 3, 2015

 

Comprehensive Plan Scope and Proposal Presentation to Normal Town Council   

MCRPC Executive Dir.: Vasudha Pinnamaraju

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