Public ‘visioning session’ for seventeenth Road hall is Nov. 16

Public 'visioning session' for 17th Street corridor is Nov. 16


Midtown Alliance is conducting a examine of seventeenth Road between the Peachtree Road intersection and Market Road intersection in Atlantic Station, together with the seventeenth Road Bridge.

The session can be held from 4:30-6:30 p.m .at Heart Stage, 1374 West Peachtree St.

The seventeenth Road Hall Enhancements examine will assess all present and attainable modes alongside the hall, together with the bus-only lanes, pedestrian lodging, micromobility, and vehicular wants.

One other element can be making a high-quality east/west bicycle connection within the north finish of the Midtown district.

The targets for the Venture embody:

  • Upgrading and increasing the prevailing bicycle infrastructure to seamlessly connect with present and future bicycle amenities and to offer a safer and extra snug driving expertise.
  • Optimizing and bettering the transit infrastructure to encourage larger use of transit whereas balancing the wants of different modes alongside the hall.
  • Bettering the security of the hall for all customers.
  • Creating a extra enticing, inviting, and “inexperienced” hall.

The Research will develop a most well-liked bike lane facility; suggest design options that may improve the security and visibility of micromobility customers and facilitate slower vehicular journey speeds; assess the wants of transit customers alongside the hall and implement acceptable transit infrastructure, and establish pedestrian enhancements for implementation.

Collin Kelley has been the editor of Atlanta Intown for twenty years and has been a journalist and freelance author for 35 years. He’s additionally an award-winning poet and novelist.
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