We are excited to announce the 2020 edition of the annual Chester County Urban Centers Forum, “Main Street R&R: Recovery and Restoration,” which will take part in two sessions on Tuesday, October 13, and Thursday, October 15 from 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm in an online Zoom format. We have a thought-provoking series of topics and speakers for the event and will provide opportunities to ask questions and interact with panelists.
The forum is open to municipal staff, governing bodies, planning commission members, representatives of main street organizations, members of chambers of commerce, Chester County business owners, and planning professionals located or practicing within urban and suburban centers - so please feel free to share this information with them as soon as possible.
• Session 1: Main Street Recovery (Economic Conditions) Tuesday, October 13, 2020 - 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm
o Local COVID response for small businesses, Chester County Economy Report, Restore Chester County effort, and Safe Business Practices
• Session 2: Main Street Design and Vitality Thursday, October 15, 2020 - 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm
o The importance of design and place making on Main Street vitality, CCPC Urban Centers Design Guide, Main Street eTools, and a private developers perspective on Main Street design and development