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Meeting Updates

Following each Meeting, information will be posted to this site for review. Meeting dates are subject to change so check back often. We have included preliminary discussion topics for each meeting below.

Meeting 1 – Team Introductions, Stakeholder Update

Summary: The Helena Housing Authority along with its partners (Intrinsik, GGLO, RMDC) met to introduce the planning team and update the neighborhood partners on the upcoming master planning process. Small group discussion took place and questions about the neighborhood were asked of attendees. A copy of those questions are listed below. If you would like to provide your input, on the questions asked, please click on the link below to fill out the survey. We would love to hear from you.

Related Documentation and Presentation material

Power Point Slides – (in PDF form)

Visual Display 1

Visual Display 2

Visual Display 3

Meeting 2 – Site Review, Building Styles and types, Past Public Housing Projects

Summary: The Development Team discussed the many different types of housing styles, building styles and options available to replace the existing structures. The presentation focused on the ingredients of a healthy neighborhood and how best to accomplish a health neighborhood. The Design Team showed several examples of past Public Housing projects and reviewed new grid options for the site. Parks, pocket parks, art integration, public spaces, private spaces and and neighborhood integration were all discussed.

Location: UM Helena College of Technology Campus

Room: 125

Proposed Discussion Topics

Presentation (PDF)

Meeting 3 – Site Review, Building Styles and types, Past Public Housing Projects

Summary: The Development Team discussed the many different types of housing styles, building styles and options available to replace the existing structures. The presentation focused on the ingredients of a healthy neighborhood and how best to accomplish a health neighborhood. The Design Team showed several examples of past Public Housing projects and reviewed new grid options for the site. Parks, pocket parks, art integration, public spaces, private spaces and and neighborhood integration were all discussed.

Location: UM Helena College of Technology Campus Resident Meeting

Room: 125

Proposed Discussion Topics

Presentation (PDF)

Meeting 4

Summary: HHA Staff discussed current progress of the master plan process and an overview of potential timelines, future funding opportunities and the possibility of future construction and associated activeties. Alot of questions about future construction and relocation were answered. HHA provided details about the construction of the Early Learning/JobTraining Center and the uncertainty of its proposed location. Residents were encouraged to attend the next meeting the second week in March.

Location: UM Helena College of Technology Campus Resident Meeting

Room: 125

Proposed Discussion Topics

Resident Handout

Meeting 4(A)

Summary: The Development Team discussed the Stewart Homes Master Plan progress to date. They provided an overview of the past 3 meetings and the outcomes associated. They then showcased the three design scenarios that had been generated as a result of the community input. Each Design Scenario was explained in detail and examples of potential building styles.

Presentation (PDF)

Proposed Discussion Topics

Meeting 5

Summary: The Development Team showcased the Preffered Master Plan for the Stewart Homes Site. The preffered plan was a result of feedback recieved at the previous 4 meetings. The end result was a combination of 3 potential designs scenarios showcased in previous presentations and workshops. The Early Learning Center and Job Training Center was also showcased at this meeting.

Presentation (54MB PDF)

SITE PLAN VIEW