New 2017 WRT Project Concept Approved!
Who is the project for? (Residents? Business owners? Tourists?)
Media (PR Value)
What does it do? (Does it have a function?)
Allows WRT to anonymously receive feedback on Washougal’s greatest wishes and needs
Increased awareness around WRT’s efforts
Introduction to community and soft launch on future projects
Fun, interactive collaboration with residents & business owners
Local media value
Traffic and tourism to Downtown Corridor
Highlights Washougal’s downtown businesses
When would this project start? End? (How many days to execute?)
Initiation (March 2017) - One to two months for acquisition of wall space and approval from city for mural use.
Volunteers Needed - Subcommittee for project implementation.
Development (Late April 2017) - Two days to one week for creation of chalkboard wall.
Volunteers Needed - Subcommittee for project implementation + team for painting installation.
Launch (May 2017 through June 2017) - Kick off of wall includes PR campaign to local media and city officials present.
Volunteers Needed - Subcommittee for project implementation + marketing & PR volunteer. Likely Development Committee involvement.
Completion (July 2017) - Final project report with findings and proposed next steps.
Volunteers Needed - Subcommittee for project wrap-up.
Where would this be located? (Exact location example would be great!)
Downtown Corridor, Main Street Washougal.
Why is your project a good fit for Washougal? (What solution does it solve?)
Problem: No effective means of surveying the community at large regarding perceived needs and improvements on quality of life.
Open to all participants
Does not discriminate
Easy to implement
Short term project with long-term value
Educational - those who participate learn the desires & needs of others
Innovative - This has not yet been widely implemented in the PacNW
How much does it cost? (Do you have ideas for funding?)
Chalkboard Paint = $9.98 / Gallon or $12.98 / Gallon for Tintable
Amount of paint is dependent upon size of mural or sign
Set of 160 Colored Chubby Chalk Sticks on Amazon = $27.99
GOAL : Get above resources donated!
Link to the example project online:
What I Want Wall: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lzNwJV6ezng
Before I Die: