Embracing the “Public” in Public Use

We travel down streets everyday, but rarely do we ask how this messy mix of buildings, people, and infrastructure came to be. Who planned this? Planning used to be fairly straightforward — it came from one person with a vision. A planner would look at a public space, decide the […]

Loop Corridor Planning Update

The Loop Board has hired Arcturis Design Collaborative to draft a master Corridor Plan for the Business Loop. They will be teaming up with CBB Engineering and ESS Engineering for the project. The projects they’ve worked on in the past include the Manchester Avenue Streetscape project, the Cape Girardeau Downtown Strategic […]

RFQ Process – Changes and Updates

As we move through the RFQ process for our Loop Corridor Plan, we will be posting any changes to the RFQ on our website at http://theloopcomo.com/corridor-project/ along with an explanation of the update. We will also be posting answers to any questions posed by interested firms for all to review.  We have just […]

Loop Corridor Plan Request for Qualifications

The Loop Community Improvement District is now accepting proposals for The Loop Corridor Plan. We are seeking an inter-disciplinary team (urban design, traffic engineering, landscape architecture, etc.) to provide professional services to prepare a conceptual master plan for the Business Loop 70 corridor. This master plan will guide all design […]

Corridor Planning Update

Corridor planning for the Business Loop is moving along and here is a quick update on our progress. After a review of our community priority survey, a walking audit, a biking audit, a SWOT analysis, and comments from our town hall meeting, the Loop Corridor Planning Committee outlined the following […]

Loop Corridor Planning Committee

The Loop Corridor Planning Committee is a group of business owners, property owners, residents, city representatives, MODOT representatives, and other various stakeholders who have volunteered to aid in our planning process. They undertook the job of reviewing our community survey, biking and walking surveys, SWOT analysis, and more. Their objective […]