PRESS RELEASE – SEPTEMBER 28, 2016
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Mayor DeStefano’s office at 845‐346‐4100
Middletown, New York — The New York Department of State and City of Middletown announced today that the Downtown Middletown Revitalization Initiative (DRI) will kick off next week with the first, inaugural meeting of the initiative’s DRI Local Planning Committee. The meeting will be held on Tuesday, October 4th at Middletown City Hall from 5:00 PM to 7:00
PM. The outcome of the DRI will result in a Strategic Investment Plan for Downtown Middletown. This committee will meet monthly during the initiative’s process to provide direction and overall guidance to the DRI consultant team. The public is invited to attend all meetings. At this inaugural meeting they will have an opportunity to meet the consultant team, hear about the planning work tasks and schedule, and to learn more about the proposed program for involving the community throughout the plan development.