61st Street, Martin Luther King Drive to Blackstone Avenue Streetscape Masterplan

Project Description

The 61st Street Streetscape Master Plan creates a vision to guide the form, function, and character of future development of the public right-of-way for the corridor, from  Martin Luther King Drive to Blackstone Avenue. The Plan applies Complete Street recommendations that improve safety and connectivity for both pedestrians and bicyclists. The Plan is also intended as a ”Development Tool” that will assist to facilitate coordination with new or remodeled buildings and set priorities for future investment in the area within the public right-of-way.​

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Public Outreach
4/2/18 Information Gathering Session #1, Blackstone to Cottage Grove:
April 2 2018 61st St Presentation
April 2 2018 Meeting Summary

6/19/18 Information Gathering Session #2, Cottage Grove to Prairie:
June 19 2018 61st St Presentation
June 19 2018 Meeting Summary

9/20/18 Initial Streetscape Recommendations
Sept 20 2018 61st Street Presentation
Sept 20 2018 61st Street Meeting Summary