Proceed with demolition, keeping in mind potential future
|Demolition is approximately 70% complete - on
going and on budget. Certain structures will be retained for
industrial park use.
Conduct a thorough market assessment targeting anchor
|Sysco has partnered with ECBC and retained Deloitte &
Touche Fantus a site locator for Fortune 500 companies. They
will help market the site and the region to potential tenants.
Ensure an overall property development plan looking at
tenant mix, long-term management, master plans for sewer, power,
|A property development plan is now under development
Expedite street infrastructure improvement
|Construction is nearing completion on the Sydney
Ports Access Road . The road opened to truck traffic in
late 2002 and is expected to be fully open in the Spring of
2004. The road is being built in partnership with the private
Move forward with phase two environmental site assessments
|The Phase I site assessment has been completed, and a project
plan is being developed to address its recommendations. A project
manager for Phase II work was awarded in the Fall of 2002.
Ensure careful phasing
|An aggressive business establishment schedule is being pursued.
This will allow Sysco to capitalize on business opportunities
as they arise for the benefit of all concerned.
Make short-term investment to shore up certain site infrastructure
|As the third phase of their work, EDM has been retained to
provide assessment and planning on this and related issues.
Continue consultation with the community
|A local individual has been retained to provide community
relations and point of contact with the local community.