Answers to Frequently Asked Questions about the Commerce Park

1. How much land is available at the Commerce Park? The Commerce Park includes 167 acres of which about 135 are buildable. The remaining 32 acres of wetlands are also marketable as they can be used to meet open space requirements for respective businesses that choose to settle in the park. 2. Are all utilities in place? Yes, the Commerce Park is served with electricity, water, sewer, natural gas and environmentally approved and constructed storm water management system. 3. Is this a done deal, created in a back room by City Council with the public being kept out of the process? No. While the City Council has the authority to authorize the City Manager to sign a purchase and sale contract, Council chose to go the ordinance route which started with a presentation to Council and the public at a Work Session where votes are not taken. This will be followed by the required two readings at which time the public will have an opportunity to learn the facts, ask... ...

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