Central Islip - Downtown Revitalization Initiative 

NEXT LPC MEETING: THURSDAY, MARCH 7, 2019, TOWN HALL 5PM

NEXT COMMUNITY WORKSHOP: MONDAY, MARCH 18, 2019, C.I.H.S. 6PM

 

Downtown Central Islip was selected as the winner of the $10 million Downtown Revitalization Initiative (DRI) in the Long Island region. New York State’s Downtown Revitalization Initiative seeks to “transform communities ripe for development into vibrant neighborhoods where the next generation of New Yorkers will want to live, work, and raise a family.” State funding can be used to fund eligible capital projects that have the potential to spark economic vitality and growth in downtown, including projects that:

  • Improve Central Islip’s downtown as a source of economic growth, expanding current businesses, recreational uses, and housing.
  • Retain and attract a diverse group of people of all ages, ethnicities, and incomes.
  • Enhance quality of life for Central Islip residents.
  • Ensure that growth and investment benefit everyone.

The FINAL Local Planning Committee Meeting will be held on March 7, 2019 at Islip Town Hall at 5pm.

 

The 3rd community workshop will include a FINAL review of current proposals under consideration by the Local Planning Committee (LPC) and will be held on Monday, March18, 2019 from 6pm - 8pm at the Central Islip High School Cafeteria

2-4-19 DRI Community Presentation
Powerpoint Presentation from Community Workshop on February 4, 2019
Central Islip Public Mtg 2 Presentation_[...]
Adobe Acrobat document [2.8 MB]

Please contact LPC member Todd Johnson at 631-662-1844 for more information.

 

Follow these links to see the CWCA Smith St. Side Walk Proposal or to find more information on the websites at the Town of Islip and the New York State Department of State:

 

CWCA DRI Proposal

 

https://islipny.gov/DRI

 

https://www.ny.gov/downtown-revitalization-initiative/long-island-central-islip