New Public Meeting Announced to Discuss Wolf River Greenway


LBSNA MEETING FLYER-page-001Join the Wolf River Conservancy and the City of Memphis to discuss the proposed route of the Wolf River Greenway through the Lucius Burch State Natural Area in Shelby Farms Park. Project planners will be on hand to discuss some of the options for connecting the Shelby Farms Greenline along the Wolf River to the already completed portions of the Wolf River Greenway along Humprheys Boulevard and to gather additional thoughts and insights from community members. The meeting will begin at 5:00pm, followed by a formal presentation at 5:30pm.

Tuesday, December 8, 2015
Duck Unlimited Headquarters
1 Waterfowl Way
Memphis, TN 38120

For additional information, please contact Wolf River Conservancy at (901) 452-6500 or

Public Meeting Announced for Chelsea Avenue Greenline

chelsea-evergreen-031810The City of Memphis will host a public meeting on Monday, October 26, 2015 from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the Dave Wells Community Center, at 915 Chelsea Avenue, Memphis, TN 38107.

The City of Memphis is proposing to develop the 2.5 mile Chelsea Avenue Greenline, primarily along the former UP Railroad bed, from the intersection of Chelsea Avenue and North Evergreen Street west to Washington Park.

The meeting will begin with a formal presentation followed by a question and answer period. The public is invited to attend and express their opinion concerning this project as part of the public record. Representatives from the City of Memphis will be present to provide information relative to the general location, project history, existing conditions along the trail, conceptual design features, trail security and maintenance, the tentative project timeline, and any other matters of public interest.  The project is currently in the environmental approval phase.  This meeting is to be held pursuant to the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA).

Written comments in place of or in addition to oral statements made at the public meeting may be submitted within twenty-one (21) days following the date of the meeting to the address below:

City of Memphis
Attn: Cheryl Swift
Memphis City Hall
125 North Main Street
Memphis, Tennessee 38103

Questions or comments regarding the public meeting may be directed to the following offices:

City of Memphis
Attn: Cheryl Swift
125 North Main Street
Memphis, TN 38103
Ph. 901-576-6365

Kimley-Horn and Associates
Attn: Lee Schumann
6625 Lenox Park Drive, Suite 117
Memphis, TN 38115
Ph. 901-374-9109