RVA Thrives from the River to Walmsley started in January of 2017, and below is a timeline of the project through 2018.
Jan-May: Building relationships, Steering Committee, and Community Advocates team
June-July: Listening Process
Aug-Sept: Data analysis, Steering Committee narrows down working group focus areas
Oct-Dec: Recruiting for working groups
Jan-Mar: Working Groups begin meeting and researching solutions
Apr-June: Community input on solution areas & community Resourcing materials finished and published
July-Sept: Steering Committee and Working Groups engage stakeholders to seek funding and or policy changes to the proposed solutions.
Oct-Dec: Evaluation of the process & Feedback panels