On June 10th, Rapid Recovery Plan program consultant, Dr. Lomax Campbell, made a presentation on Phase I of the program. The presentation included information on progress made to date, what has been learned, and where the program is going. Click here to access the PowerPoint presentation and click here to view the presentation. Phase II has now begun and will include meeting with stakeholders to identify actionable projects to help with COVID-19 recovery efforts.
The Rapid Recovery Plan Program is intended to provide every municipality in Massachusetts the opportunity to develop actionable, project-based recovery plans tailored to the unique economic challenges and COVID-19 related impacts to downtowns, town centers, and commercial areas across the commonwealth. The target area of the Holyoke Plan is the Center City Neighborhoods of Downtown, Churchill, South Holyoke, and the Flats.