September 10, 2018 - City Club Presentation


October 17-20 - Site Visit

Eight consultants with the Dover, Kohl & Partners team spent four days in Missoula recently to begin public engagement, conduct initial analysis, and host a Community Kickoff Meeting.

The team met with Mayor John Engen and City Council Members, leadership of the Downtown Missoula Partnership, the Missoula Redevelopment Agency, Missoula Parking Commission, as well as met with over a dozen stakeholder group meetings covering topics including:

  • Business Development

  • Historic Preservation

  • Parks & Urban Forestry

  • Parking

  • University of Montana

  • Transportation

  • Housing

  • Arts & Culture

  • Real Estate Development

  • Neighborhoods


A Community Kickoff Meeting on October 18th at the Wilma introduced the community to the process for this master plan, introduced the community to the consultant team, and allowed for questions and feedback from the audience. Over 160 people attended the kickoff meeting. 

Dover, Kohl & Partners, in collaboration with the Missoula Downtown Partnership, hosted a booth at the Clark Fork River Market on Saturday, October 20th. Over 100 folks stopped by to learn about Missoula’s Downtown Master Plan and communicate their vision for Downtown Missoula.


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