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Six Firms Remain in Running to Craft Plan

City Council may award a contract by this September

June 26, 2013

Six firms remain in the running to help Wheeling leaders craft a plan to guide them into the next decade, as members of a steering committee on Tuesday narrowed down a pool of nine applicants seekin......

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Jun-28-13 12:14 AM

The Mother of all Plans -WNHAC- cost millions. Nothing of merit has emerged as planned. The only beneficiaries of all the plans have been the out of town planning companies. They have done very well. One exception was Aderholt who was paid hundreds of thousands to pursue the Downtown Outlet Mall; although he had no commercial experience. Not one tenant was ever signed.

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Jun-26-13 7:46 PM

Well, as you can clearly see by this graph, we have a plan to drive people out of the city and make those carry overs disappear by building needless sports complexes and undeserved raises for overpaid city managers.

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Jun-26-13 5:19 PM

An idiot with a broom could implement Wheeling's most basic master plan one sweep at a time.

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Jun-26-13 11:26 AM

Three words.

More. Decorative. Tarps.

You can owe me...

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Jun-26-13 9:33 AM


Why does the City of Wheeling need to hire a "Planning Firm" ro help them decide what to do with empty lots?

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Jun-26-13 6:51 AM

How about posting the 1997 plan so we can refresh our memory and compare the plan to the outcome 15 years later! $100,000 in CDBG (federal tax payers) money could be used for something constructive.....

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