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TCU-area residents can offer input on development needs

Stakeholders and residents in the University/Berry Urban Village can offer opinions on future zoning, transit needs, a possible rail stop in the area, needed storm-water improvements and future development on Berry Street at a public input meeting Saturday morning.

The workshop from 9 a.m. to noon at Texas Christian University is the first event in a multi-day design meeting meant to create a form-based code for the area, which will guide development to match neighborhood needs, according to a city news release.

Residents and stakeholders can also take advantage of an open design studio from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Sunday through Tuesday, where they can drop in to see what planners are working on.

Dan Burden, co-founder and consultant for the Walkable and Livable Communities Institute, will also lead a walking tour of the area of area from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Saturday. The institute, based in Port Townsend, Wash., is a nonprofit that encourages healthy, connected communities that support active living.

The walk will start at University United Methodist Church located at 2416 W. Berry St. Other events include:

All events are at TCU’s Brown-Lupton University Union Auditorium, at 2901 Stadium Drive, Fort Worth.