Make Pine Bluff a “Point of Destination” by establishing a Designated
Downtown Historical District that Highlights Places of Historic and
Cultural Significance to Pine Bluff
Create an Incentive Relocation Program to Attract Restaurants, Young
Professionals, Retirees and Commercial Vendors to the Renovated
PERMANENT FOOD COURT PAVILLION
Make the Existing Food Court Area In Pine Bluff on Barraque Street a
Permanent, Safe and Attractive Area Where Area Food Trucks Can Set
Up Daily and Where Performers Could Entertain.
"CELEBRATE THE DELTA" FESTIVAL
Establish a Yearly Festival that Celebrates Pine Bluff’s Heritage
with Cultural, Musical and Historical Events that Focus on the Entire
BRIDGE THE GAP
Law Enforcement Program Marketing Public Safety
Create a Program that Will Bridge the Gap Between the Community
and Local Law Enforcement Agencies
NEIGHBORHOOD ASSOCIATIONS / WATCH PROGRAMS
Establish a Coalition of Realtors, Civic Groups, Community Leaders
and Others with a Stake in the Success of Pine Bluff’s Neighborhoods.
COMMUNITY GARDENS / BEAUTIFICATION PROJECT
Establish a Public Garden in Central Park, Support Existing Garden
Programs and Create Community Gardens for Neighborhoods and
Each of the Newly Formed Neighborhood Associations. Create
Attractive Signage and Landscaping at City Entrances as well as Major
COMMUNITY PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT COORDINATOR
Hire a Community Planning and Development Coordinator to
Implement Various Projects Set Forth by Go Forward Pine Bluff and
Other Economic Development Organizations.
MARKETING PLAN FOR PINE BLUFF
Develop an Official Marketing Plan for the City of Pine Bluff.
WALKING / JOGGING / BIKING TRAILS
Construct a Biking/Trail System Through Pine Bluff that will Link
Regional Park, Saracen Landing and the Proposed Downtown District. Create Biking Paths Through Downtown; and Include a Walking/Biking
Path Around Central Park that Connects to SEARK.
Christmas Invitational Basketball Tournament
Establish an Annual Delta Classic Christmas Invitational Basketball
TORI HUNTER BASEBALL TOURNAMENT OF CHAMPIONS
Establish a Torii Hunter Baseball Tournament of Champions.
Pillar members participated in the design of the GFPB Plan.
VP for Academic Affairs, Southeast Arkansas College
Executive Director, Institute for Economic Advancement in the UALR College of Business
Community Economic Development Specialist at UALR Institute for Economic Advancement
Executive Director, Pine Bluff Downtown Development
Office Manager, Go Forward Pine Bluff
Real Estate Agent
Executive Director of Marketing and Philanthropy, JRMC
Real Estate Agent, Century21 Real Estate
Real Estate Agent RE/MAX Solutions
Curator, The Arts & Science Center for Southeast Arkansas
Chief Executive Officer, Jefferson Regional Medical Center
Gene White, Jr.
Director - Physician Recruitment, Jefferson Regional Medical Center