Q: Has the City allocated a budged for the consultant services related to the Vermillion Street Corridor Study?
A: At this time, the City of Hastings is not releasing our budget allocation for consultant services related to the Vermillion Street Corridor Study.
Q: The City of Hastings is completing its updated Comprehensive Plan during the same general timeframe. Does the City anticipate using the information developed for the Vermillion Street Corridor Study in the completion of the Comprehensive Plan?
A: The Vermilion Street Corridor Study is not serving as the Economic Development section of the Comprehensive Plan. While this study is part of our overall economic development strategy, the study parameters are different and we see the Vermillion Street Corridor Study as a standalone piece.