The Bike-To-Brown blog has a new post titled: 'STC Meeting Update' an excerpt of
A small contingent of people associated with Brown attended the State Traffic
Commission (STC) meeting this morning. All told, there were five people from
various organizations at the meeting to provide feedback on the proposed
I was quite happy with our reception at the meeting. The board provided us
ample time to raise our issues and I felt like they were honestly listening.
We learned that there will be three phases to this project and the expected
completion date is July 2009! During various phases of this project, either
the North or the South bound travel lanes will be reduced in width, but one of
the sidewalks will remain open at all times.
It's a really tough situation and one that will require compromises on all
sides of the table. Some of the issues we raised were:
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