Fall 2018 – Forming the Steering Committee and Request for Proposal
We formed the Steering Committee with members representing community and stakeholders in economic development, mobility and equity. We released the request for proposal (RFP) for the Plan.
Winter 2019 – Consultant Interviews and Selection
Staff and committee members reviewed proposals and interviewed consultants. Together, we selected:
Spring 2019 – Data Analysis and Stakeholder Interviews
The consultants spent the spring gathering data and performing stakeholder interviews. This helps them understand our current state. During committee meetings, members reviewed strategies and ranked priorities.
Summer 2019 – Existing Conditions Reports and SCOAR Analysis
Using the data and stakeholder engagement responses, the consultants created:
Fall 2019 – Focus Groups and Draft Plan Review
Consultants facilitated 20 focus group meetings for feedback on the Plan’s draft strategies and objectives. The Steering Committee reviewed the draft plan.
Winter 2020 – Plan Adoption Process
Staff presented the plan for discussion and consideration of adoption to the Mobile GR Commission and City Commission.