Open House Meetings Scheduled for Upcoming Bicycle Projects

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 and November 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. Full meeting details available here.

October 12, 2015, 5:30PM-7:00PM
Ed Rice Community Center, 2907 N. Watkins Street, Memphis, TN 38127

October 14, 2015, 5:00PM-6:30PM
Poplar-White Station Branch Library, 5094 Poplar Avenue, Memphis, TN 38117

October 27, 2015, 5:30PM-7:00PM
Orange Mound Community Center, 2572 Park Avenue, Memphis, TN 38114

November 2, 2015, 5:30PM-7:00P
Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library, 3030 Poplar Avenue, Memphis, TN 38111

November 3, 2015, 5:30PM-7:00PM
Gaston Community Center, 1046 S. 3rd Street, Memphis, TN 38106

November 5, 2015, 5:30PM-7:00PM
Mitchell Community Center, 602 W. Mitchell Road #2, Memphis, TN 38109

A comprehensive list and project location maps of each roadway segment being considered for improvement can be found at https://bikepedmemphis.wordpress.com/bicycles/bicycle-projects/118411-00-stp-bicycle-program/.

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.

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