Drop by our North Delridge Action Plan booth at Delridge Park on Delridge Day, Saturday, August 9, 2014, 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., to share your ideas about what is important in Delridge. Your input will help us establish the priorities that we’ll address in the North Delridge Action Plan.
Also, we're seeking volunteers who live, work, or spend time in the neighborhood to serve on a project advisory committee for the North Delridge Action Plan.
For more information about both engagement opportunities, check out our Get Involved Page.
It has been 15 years since Delridge completed its neighborhood plan. Together, the community and the City have accomplished many of the neighborhood plan goals. However, some of the plan's priorities are out of date. It's time to work with the Delridge community to establish current priorities and to develop an action plan to achieve those priorities.
Our collaborative planning effort will address three areas of opportunity. These opportunity areas may expand or change as we engage the community in a conversation about the future of Delridge.
Create Great Community Places
Improve Community Health
Build Community Capacity to Identify Priorities & Take Action
The Delridge Action Plan will use the Healthy Living Framework to focus attention on how neighborhood planning can improve our health, connect people and places, and make sure places serve people. The framework proposes that a healthy Delridge includes strong community and organizations, healthy people and families, and a supportive physical environment.
Our planning process and action plan will engage the full range of community stakeholders, including historically underrepresented communities, using the Department of Neighborhoods' Public Outreach and Engagement Liaison. Our engagement process will include an advisory team that will help create an ongoing and representative committee tasked with implementing the Delridge Action Plan.
The Delridge Action Plan seeks to support a healthy neighborhood that:
Our action plan will define community and City strategies that address key priorities developed through the planning process, with the aim of ensuring Delridge's people and places can thrive.