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Economic and Community Development Department: Year in Review (2014)

City of Westfield, Indiana
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Jesse Pohlman

on 26 January 2015

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Transcript of Economic and Community Development Department: Year in Review (2014)

2014
DEPARTMENT HIGHLIGHTS
SPRING MILL STATION
THE DEPARTMENT
FILE SCANNING PROJECT
January 2014 water damage
Plan Commission files digitally scanned
Building Permits digitally scanned
COLLABORATION ROOM
File storage space no longer needed; repaired and converted
UNIFIED DEVELOPMENT ORDINANCE
Replaced 1977 zoning ordinance
Modernized format
Uniquely interactive, user-friendly document
KEVIN TODD
JESSE POHLMAN
ANDREW MURRAY
JEFFREY LAUER
SENIOR PLANNER
SENIOR PLANNER
ASSOCIATE PLANNER
ASSOCIATE PLANNER
PAMELA HOWARD
ASSOCIATE PLANNER
JENNIFER MILLER
ASSISTANT DIRECTOR
CHAD SPITZNAGLE
BUILDING COMMISSIONER
T.J. WERTENBERGER
BUILDING INSPECTOR
KAILE MORAN
BUILDING INSPECTOR
DIRECTOR
NANCY WOERNER
ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT
LINDSAY SIARA
ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT
MATTHEW SKELTON
ECONOMIC AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT
$ Million
YEAR IN REVIEW
ECONOMIC AND COMMUNITY
DEVELOPMENT DEPARTMENT
OUR DEPARTMENT
SCANNING PROJECT
Offices, storage rooms and files damaged by water
Building permits and Plan Commission files scanned
COLLABORATION ROOM
Repaired file storage room converted
Accommodate paperless plan review
UNIFIED DEVELOPMENT ORDINANCE
Replaced 1977 Zoning Ordinance
Uniquely, user-friendly and interactive
SPRING MILL STATION
GRAND JUNCTION IMPLEMENTATION PLAN
Branding
Gateway Sub-District
Junction Sub-District
Transit
Regional Detention
Streetscape
The Plaza
Household Attraction
Land Assembly
Parking
DIRECTOR
MATTHEW SKELTON
ASSISTANT DIRECTOR
JENNIFER MILLER
BUILDING COMMISSIONER
CHAD SPITZNAGLE
SENIOR PLANNER
KEVIN TODD
SENIOR PLANNER
JESSE POHLMAN
ASSOCIATE PLANNER
ANDREW MURRAY
ASSOCIATE PLANNER
JEFFREY LAUER
ASSOCIATE PLANNER
PAMELA HOWARD
BUILDING INSPECTOR
KAILE MORAN
BUILDING INSPECTOR
T.J. WERTENBERGER
ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT
NANCY WOERNER
ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT
LINDSAY SIARA
DEPARTMENT
BY THE NUMBERS
200%
PLAN COMMISSION FILINGS
177% increase
451 SINGLE-FAMILY
PERMITS IN 2014
# OF PERMITS
NEW HOME STARTS
BUILDING PERMITS
(2014)
VIKING MEADOWS
72 PERMITS (2014)
THE BRIDGEWATER CLUB
69 PERMITS (2014)
MAPLE KNOLL
64 PERMITS (2014)
Best Cities in Indiana to Raise a Family
The Consumer Advocacy site, NerdWallet, released their annual study, “Best Cities for Young Families in Indiana”. NerdWallet ranked Westfield number 2 out of the 109 cities in Indiana that the company researched.
10 Best Towns for Families (2014)
Westfield’s sense of community and high-quality schools earned the city a place on Family Circle magazine’s list of 10 Best Towns for families for 2014.
Monumental Award
Westfield’s Sports Campus at Grand Park won the Achievement Award in the Real Estate Development category of the Indy Chamber Monumental Awards.
Primacy of Place Finalist
The Sports Campus at Grand Park was a finalist for Ball State University's Building Better Communities Primacy of Place Award in 2014.
2014 IACT Green Community of the Year
Westfield was one of seven communities in Indiana awarded the Indiana Association of Cities and Towns' Green Community award in 2014.
Jeffrey Lauer, Associate Planner
Jim Ake, City Councilman
Community Recognition
Home-A-Rama
The Builders Association of Greater Indianapolis successfully hosted its annual Home-A-Rama in Westfield's Brookside neighborhood, attracting over 7,100 attendees.
ECONOMIC AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT DEPARTMENT
2014
YEAR IN
REVIEW
PRESENTATION / PANEL PARTICIPATION
Hamilton County Leadership Academy (HCLA)
Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO)
Indiana Association of Cities and Towns (IACT)
National Association of Home Builders (NAHB)
Builders Association of Greater Indianapolis (BAGI): Hamilton County Council
County Planning and Economic Development Professionals
Indiana University School of Law, Law and State Government Course
Metropolitan Indianapolis Board of Realtors (MIBOR): Sell Our Cities Event
Real Estate People: Public Private Partnership Summit
Cassidy Turley (DTZ) Commercial Broker Luncheon
WATER'S EDGE
64 PERMITS (2014)
SPRING ORCHARD
64 PERMITS (2014)
OAK MANOR
57 PERMITS (2014)
in pool permits (23 permits)
VALUE OF PERMIT IMPROVEMENTS
Department
Activities
DEVELOPMENT ACTIVITY
2013-2014
2013-2014
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