"Houghton Downtown Blueprint 2005", completed
under the program titled "Blueprints for Michigan Downtowns".
document includes the community's vision for Downtown as well as the
findings of a comprehensive analysis of Downtown's commercial markets. The
vision and market analysis findings were used to define a specific economic
enhancement strategy for the Downtown project area. The recommended strategy
was specifically designed to enable Downtown to attain the community's
defined vision as well as 'the identified market opportunities.