Mesa City Center
Project No. CP0013
The City of Mesa completed an RFQ process to select consultants
to design a conceptual master plan. Three firms were selected
and are currently under contract negotiations. Once conceptual designs are
completed they will be taken to City of Mesa management for
Mesa City Council recently approved a City staff recommendation
to select Colwell Shelor + West 8 + Weddle Gilmore to lead the
design process to transform 18 acres surrounding Mesa's City
Plaza building, between Main Street and First Street, into a
proposed City Center, or urban plaza.
The next steps in the process are to negotiate a professional
services contract and receive additional public input for design
Questions or comments on the project may be directed to
Development and Sustainability Project Manager Jeff McVay at
(480) 644-5379 or
The design of a con
ceptual master plan is anticipated to be
completed in the summer of 2014.
The City of Mesa and downtown leadership are interested and are
researching the viability of a downtown urban plaza near Center
and Main Streets. The concept came out of the iMesa public
outreach process. Development of conceptual plans is anticipated
with input from community stakeholders to create an events
plaza, pedestrian mall, and public gathering place.
This project is funded through the voter-approved 2012 Parks
Parks and Recreation 2012 Bond Program
2013 Public Safety and
The Mesa Parks, Recreation and Commercial Facilities
Department is committed to providing sustainable facilities
and opportunities to enhance the quality of life and well
being of our community.