Belleville comprehensive plan open houses start Tuesday

News-DemocratSeptember 10, 2013 

— The city has scheduled four open houses this week so those who live and work in Belleville could help map out future growth and development in the city.

The city is updating its comprehensive plan in a process that will take up to a year. Community members are encouraged to attend one of the following open houses:

* 5-6 p.m. Tuesday at Althoff Catholic High School, 5401 W. Main St.;

* 7:30-8:30 p.m. Tuesday at Blessed Sacrament School Gymnasium, 8707 W. Main St.;

* 5-6 p.m. Thursday at Programs and Services for Older Person's (PSOP) Building, 201 N. Church St.; and

* 7:30-8:30 p.m. Thursday at Union United Methodist Church, located at 721 E. Main St.

The city has hired consultant group Kendig Keast Collaborative to do the 20-year comprehensive plan and host the open houses.

For more information, contact Belleville Director of Economic Development and Planning Emily Fultz at 233-6810, ext. 1251, or at, or visit

Belleville News-Democrat is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere in the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.

Commenting FAQs | Terms of Service