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

Project Description

The 61st Street Streetscape Master Plan will create 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 will apply Complete Street recommendations that will 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.​

This project is nearing completion.  To provide input or to join the project email list in order to be notified about future meetings, please email 61stMP@burnsmcd.com.

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

Its not too late to give your input! Please email the project team at  61stMP@burnsmcd.com with any comments or concerns about the 61st Street Streetscape Masterplan.