Welcome to the Myrtle Beach Downtown Master Plan project page! Here, we will post all relevant information about the planning process to keep you, the public, informed. Be sure you visit this page periodically for the most up to date information.
"City Council Adopts Myrtle Beach Downtown Master Plan" 3/12/2019
The downtown master plan focuses on four districts: Oceanfront, Kings Highway, Historic Main Street, and an Arts District.
The goal is to create a vibrant and thriving urban center that capitalizes on diversity and serves residents and visitors for many years.Click the link here to access the Resolution (R2019-020). Thank you to everyone who has played a role in the creation of this Myrtle Beach Downtown Master Plan. We understand many of you had schedules that did not allow you to be present during presentations and input sessions. A download of the presentation is available in the button below. The presentation is the final version presented to Council. DRC staff is looking forward to working with everyone on the implementation process to accomplish this plan. Check back soon for more updates.
What is the Downtown Master Plan?
The City of Myrtle Beach and Myrtle Beach Downtown Redevelopment Corporation hired and partnered with Benchmark Planning to work closely with City Council on the creation of a Downtown Master Plan. The consultants and City Council are developing a vision for the new Downtown Myrtle Beach based on the identity of 4 key areas in the Downtown: Oceanfront, Historic Main Street, Kings Highway Corridor, and the Superblock / potential Arts District. The final Master Plan will be presented to Council on February 26, 2019.
What's The Investment?
City Council approved funding for the $88,000 contract during its Wednesday meeting on 6/12/2018.