Open House Meetings Scheduled for Upcoming Bicycle Projects

CMAQ-STP MASTERThe City of Memphis has received federal funding to continue the expansion of its bicycle network throughout the city. A series of public open house meetings will be held in October to discuss the design and impacts of the proposed bicycle facility improvements at various locations throughout the City of Memphis. Preliminary cross sections and design elements will be provided in addition to project location maps.

Meetings will be held at the following locations and times:

October 6, 2014, 5:00PM-6:30PM
Cordova Branch Library, 8457 Trinity Road, Memphis, TN 38018

October 16, 2014, 2:00PM-3:30PM
South MEMfix Business Center, 993 Mississippi Boulevard, Memphis, TN 38123

October 16, 2014, 5:00PM-6:30PM
Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library, 3030 Poplar Avenue, Memphis, TN 38111

October 21, 2014, 5:00PM-6:30P
Whitehaven Branch Public Library, 4120 Millbranch Road, Memphis, TN 38116

October 30, 2014, 5:00PM-6:30PM
Raleigh Branch Public Library, 3157 Powers Road, Memphis, TN 38128

A comprehensive list and project location maps of each roadway segment being considered for improvement can be found at

The public is invited to ask questions and make comments during the meeting and will be given the opportunity to make their opinions known concerning the need for the projects and to present views on any alternative designs. Representatives of the City of Memphis Division of Engineering will be available to answer questions concerning any aspect of the project.