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Reuse of the Hampton Circuit Courthouse

The Hampton Circuit Courthouse uses will be relocating in early 2016. How do you think this building should be reused in the future?

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  1. Hampton Historic Center

    The courthouse is a wonderful historic building that could be used for weddings/receptions, celebrations, fundraising events, art exhibits. There could be several rooms for smaller events or...

    Dec 31, 2015 by Jerri Newson (5 points)

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  2. Move the Hampton History Museum

    Submitted by Donna Ingle via Facebook: i think the hampton museum should be moved into the old court house there on king street after the new one is finished. it's about the only old building left in...

    Dec 9, 2015 by City of Hampton (5 points)

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  3. " Speak out " Sessions for the citizens of the City of Hampton.

    Although the City of Hampton is a diverse and socially aware city, there are those who have become disgruntled with our local government. Citizen's complaints are widely varied, and they feel as if...

    Sep 7, 2016 by Edward Sean Robinson (12 points)

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  4. A interactive site for HPD

    Use it for forums and monthly meetings with the HPD and citizens as long with some memorials for the fatalities of both officers and innocent civilians. A place where both parties can unite in force...

    Jan 6, 2017 by Leo Smith (7 points)

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  5. New Art Center.

    It was my understanding that it was going to be turned in to an HPR facility to replace the Ole Hampton Community Center. However, I would have to agree with Ms. Cox and turn it into an Art Center....

    Aug 10, 2017 by The Coffee Bar, LLC (7 points)

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  6. An art center

    I would like to see the building turned into an art center with space for artist studios and exhibition space.

    Dec 8, 2015 by Caroline Cox (5 points)

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  7. More court rooms.

    I think the court rooms should still be used as such. Why a new Courthouse was built without more court rooms is baffling. Not well thought out.

    Jul 8, 2016 by Matthew (14 points)

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  8. Community non profit use

    Community outreach is important in the heart of the city. My suggestion is to use the courthouse building to implement educational institutions. One idea that would be great for me personally would be...

    Aug 14, 2016 by Jamen Mainor (7 points)

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  9. Hotel

    Utilize Period appropriate furnishings. No TVs.

    Dec 12, 2015 by Al (5 points)

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  10. Vandalism; An insightful explanation, What YOU can do about it.

    In 1994, researchers from the National Institute Justice Policy Center located in Washington, D.C. Defined vandalism as including; “Graffiti, trash dumping, light smashing, removing/bending signage...

    Sep 7, 2016 by Edward Sean Robinson (12 points)

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