Jerreck Boss with The Office of James Burnett, lead Project 180 designer, is giving an update on streetscape planning.
Tidbits: we’re looking at about a 40 percent increase in curbside parking. Currently at 600 to 700 spaces in Project 180 boundaries, will be at 1,000 when done.
Just quoted walkability guru Jeff Speck on need to narrow streets, make them more pedestrian friendly. First nod I’ve heard to the hiring of Speck as a consultant by the Burnett team.
- Early on they had a planned a dedicated bike lane on the narrow stretch of Robinson between Park and Main, now it will be a shared lane.
- Banners on Couch, Colcord, Park, Hudson, Sheridan and E.K. Gaylord.