The City has hired Houseal Lavigne Associates (HLA), an urban planning and community development consulting firm based in Chicago, to facilitate and guide our local decision making. HLA recently received the 2014 National Planning Excellence Award for an Emerging Planning & Design Firm from the American Planning Association.
These efforts will create a clear statement of goals for enhancing our community and strategies to accomplish them during the next decade. The next three months will focus on early community and stakeholder engagement. To stay connected and engaged throughout the City's Comprehensive Planning process, go to StCloudPlan.
See what all the excitement is about in Downtown the First Thursday of each month; businesses open late.
The Capital One 360 Winter Nights & Lights Parade is on Saturday, December 13th at 5pm along W. St. Germain Street. The theme this year is A Storybook Holiday. Click here for Parade details. Capital One 360 has some fun in store on the day of the Parade from 1-8 pm. Games, food, photo opps, etc. Also, register at the Cafe between now and Wednesday, December 10 to register for VIP Parade seating (get the "red carpet treatment").
Couldn't be more excited that Anne Schleper, 2014 US Women's Hockey Team (defense), will be the Parade Grand Marshal!
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Air Service to Chicago
The Greater St. Cloud Development Corporation (GSDC) announces daily direct service from the St. Cloud Regional Airport to Chicago, Ill., beginning May 6, 2014. The United Express service will be provided by SkyWest Airlines.
Twice-daily flights will use 50-passenger Canadair Regional Jet 200 aircraft. The trips to Chicago can link Central Minnesota travelers with connection opportunities to 127 domestic and 37 international destinations on a total of 567 flights. Flight reservations can be made immediately at www.United.com.
Become a member of the St. Cloud Downtown Council and join the movement to create a dynamic, diverse and exciting downtown community. The Downtown Council is a strong advocate for economic and social vitality. Our members know that together we can build on the many streghths of downtown and grow an even healthier and vibrant downtown community. Membership Benefits Include:
Free Website Listing and Link
Recognition Opportunities in weekly newsletter
Sponsorship and Support Opportunities
Matching membership dollars with advertising time from Leighton Broadcasting
Advertising Business Package with the St. Cloud Times