Below is the unanimously approved recommendation to the Town Council regarding the Ephesus Fordham Booker Creek green space:
- The Planning Commission is in support of the town’s current plan to assess improvements to the Booker Creek open green space area in the Ephesus Fordham District.
- The Planning Commission is in agreement that functional and attractive green space and greenways assist in driving economic development and provide environmental benefits.
- The Planning Commission recommends that the town should be actively involved in the process to make improvements to the Booker Creek open green space in EF and find ways to integrate green stormwater infrastructure.
- In the event that the Eastgate property becomes part of a redevelopment effort, the PC is in support of daylighting the part of Booker Creek that is covered on that property.