Sorry for being so tardy in publishing a summary of our last meeting. Since Sunday I've been in
So, I won't be summarizing meetings for a while, but I hope to be able to keep contributing to our group from down here.
The meeting we had almost two weeks ago now was helpful, particularly to those of us trying to understand how our downtown can be improved, and how the ideas we develop in our "ABetterShreveport" network could help.
First, I want to thank Chris Jay and the other folks at
We organized the meeting to learn what we could from Gregory Kallenberg about what his experience doing development work working for Whole Foods means for getting something like that in
That said, a vision of downtown development that would be within our grasp was articulated at our meeting by Stanton Dossett. He described the strategy used by
Some of the other things that were discussed were… [o.k., gonna finish this later. ]