Around 40 people turned out Monday evening for the Banks Crossing Redevelopment Plan Kickoff Meeting.
Woody Giles, Tunnell Spangler & Walsh Associates, conducted the meeting to present information on what the Banks Crossing Redevelopment Plan is, the planning process, an overview of the initial findings and show several success stories from other communities.
Giles said the current stage of the re-development plan is the “inventory and analysis stage.”
John Payne, Keck & Wood, talked about the infrastructure and transportation in the area of the re-development. Payne mentioned the proposed project to relocate Steven B. Tanger Boulevard.
Aaron Arnett, Arnett Muldrow, talked about the demographics and market in the area.
Details on funding a redevelopment plan were not discussed but officials did say the project meets the guidelines for issuing bonds.