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Network grief: Petition urging Peterborough Transit to return to hub system from network system

A new online petition is calling on City Council to review the Peterborough Transit route system put in place by the city during the COVID-19 pandemic because it is ‘inferior’…

Peterborough’s cycling masterplan aims to triple the network of trails around the city – Peterborough

The city of Peterborough’s long-term plan for cycling could see its trail network more than triple over the next two decades and beyond, according to a proposed master plan for…

Finn Hall Opens Downtown Houston’s Largest Outdoor Dining Terrace

As activity in downtown Houston picks up, Finn Hall Food Center is opening what its owners describe as the largest outdoor dining patio in the downtown district. The 1,265 square…

City of Calgary Implements Enhanced Safety Measures on Transit System – Calgary

In an effort to reduce rising social unrest on the city’s transit system, the City of Calgary is implementing enhanced safety measures for the coming weeks. Starting Monday, more transit…

La Mesa invites the public to “leave their legacy” on the sign in the downtown area –

A dream of installing an arch panel in the downtown La Mesa neighborhood is one step closer to fulfillment. In December 2021, the La Mesa City Council approved the sign…

The city of Nacogdoches takes its first steps in studies aimed at transforming the city center

NACOGDOCHES, Texas (KTRE) – The City of Nacogdoches is planning four studies to transform its downtown. City leaders met with a design team for the first time on Wednesday to…

Schenectady seeks to expand downtown with rezoning – The Daily Gazette

SCHENECTADY — The city’s development department is seeking to rezone three dozen plots between Barrett Street and Seward Place in hopes of developing a number of properties in the area…

Chris Selley: ‘Young 20’ springs into action amid total system outage in Ottawa

Links to the breadcrumb Comment NP The same bureaucrats who left the truckers alone must learn to leave us alone Publication date : February 19, 2022 • 16 hours ago…

Riverside moves 4th of July fireworks from Mount Rubidoux to downtown park – Press Enterprise

For a third consecutive year, the July 4 fireworks will not be launched from the top of Mount Rubidoux in Riverside and it is unclear whether future shows will return…

What it’s like to use DART’s new bus system

People often say that a good measure of a city’s humanity is the success of its public transit. This kind of thinking is the reason why every time I visit…

Portland residents speak to city commissioners over downtown safety issues | Local News

PORTLAND, Ore. (KPTV) — Commissioners have heard from Portland residents who are fed up with crime in the city, saying their employees aren’t safe working downtown. A recent survey among…

The city’s new logo is inspired by the downtown district | News

MONTICELLO — The new logo for the town of Monticello blends the old and the new in what the town’s consultants believe is an accurate reflection of the town. Marketers…

A district for the Basse-Vallée, a reinvented downtown district are some ideas for renewing the City Council map

EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) – El Paso residents living in Segundo Barrio and Chamizal would have a new representative on the city council. And, much of the Lower Valley would…

City of Tyler taps Toole Design to revitalize downtown

TYLER, Texas (KETK) — The Tyler City Council on Wednesday approved a consulting contract with Toole Design to improve and revitalize the downtown area. Tyler City Council approves over $230,000…

Here’s What Downtown Las Animas Could Look Like If “Carson Square” Comes to Life

LAS ANIMAS, Colo. — Residents of Las Animas are getting their first taste of what their new downtown could be if the idea is approved by city council members. The…

Indio to install Coachella Music Fest sculptures in downtown

Indio City Council has approved the long-term loan of the Colossal Cacti installation from the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival 2019 to be on display in downtown Indio, city…

Bakersfield business leaders plan to revitalize downtown

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) – Business leaders gathered and shared their ongoing projects in downtown Bakersfield. The goal is to revitalize the neighborhood and make downtown a better place for the…

Downtown district faces 8% increase in levies to fund ongoing GDR activities – Rochester Minnesota news, weather, sports

Rochester Downtown Alliance plans to raise an additional $ 26,000 from the companies it represents next year. The organization, which is funded by a tax levy on a special service…

The downtown district faces an 8% increase in levies to finance ongoing RDA activities

The organization, which is funded by a tax levy on a special service district, kept its annual funding request unchanged last year, but requested the maximum increase of 8% this…

Downtown District Carts Guide Fayetteville City Council Discussions

The streetcar service in Fayetteville is supported by Fayetteville City Council, as stakeholders work out the details of the operation. The board approved changing an agreement with the Cool Spring…

A for alignment: Downtown Seattle Association notes the candidates | Washington

(The Center Square) – The Downtown Seattle Association released its “Candidate score card” for city office candidates, who will face voters in less than a week. The nonprofit asked candidates…

Homelessness Authority has vision for downtown Seattle recovery – but asks for $ 27 million first

The Regional Homelessness Authority has set its sights on downtown Seattle in the first major political and financial proposal since its CEO began working. General Manager Marc Dones is asking…

Summerville Police Department will install security cameras downtown | News

SUMMERVILLE — Visitors to downtown will soon notice the installation of security cameras. At a recent committee meeting in October, Summerville City Council voted and approved the purchase of nearly…

Myrtle Beach Nonprofit Appoints CEO and Board of Directors to Help Revitalize Downtown | Myrtle Beach Affairs

MYRTLE BEACH – A startup organization recently formed to revitalize downtown Myrtle Beach has appointed its CEO and first board of directors. The Myrtle Beach Downtown Alliance has appointed Amy…

Downtown Seattle’s Woes Go Beyond Pandemic

A New York Times headline this week said, “As big tech grows in the pandemic, Seattle grows with it. Still, the story mostly refers to the Eastside, while downtown Seattle…

Downtown Seattle in the spotlight of mayors’ debate as candidates are likely to ring on the future of the tech hub

Seattle mayoral candidates Bruce Harrell, left, and Lorena Gonzalez. (Images via campaign websites) The future of downtown Seattle could be in the spotlight tonight – alongside Bruce Harrell and Lorena…

Summerville PD increases patrols, adds downtown security cameras

SUMMERVILLE, SC (WCBD) – The city of Summerville hopes a dozen new security cameras will help prevent crime in downtown areas like Hutchinson Square and business districts. A new group…

Seattle Downtown Businesses Urge City Council to Improve Security, Tackle ‘Rampant’ Crime

The Downtown Seattle Association wants elected officials to invest more in public safety and mental health services to help downtown businesses. SEATTLE – As Seattle City Council develops next year’s…

Washington’s Downtown District Expands With Zoning Change | Local News

After months of discussions, the Washington City Council voted on Monday to create a new downtown zoning district that city officials say could help spur construction and renovation of the…

“The income generated by the city center is vital”: the Jackson Street Market Days in Harlingen expand

HARLINGEN, TX (ValleyCentral) – Local shopping and supporting entrepreneurs are essential to a city’s growth, which is why the town of Harlingen is expanding its Jackson Street Market Days. Alexis…

Revised Compensation Plan Seeks to Revitalize the Downtown Highway 1 Corridor | Daily news alerts

WEST – Dotted with unmanaged wasteland and more than a few run-down shopping centers, Route 1, from the top of Granite Street hill to the edge of Charlestown city, calls…

Loved my downtown Seattle neighborhood, but it got too depressing to stay

Would it have made a difference if I had known what was going to slowly and ruin my old neighborhood? Because I can understand something rationally so often, but it…

Winchester seeks grant to improve downtown | Local News

Winchester met a July 31 deadline to apply for a 75-25% state grant to make improvements to the city’s downtown area. The city council recently unanimously approved to apply to…

The city center sees development migrate east; Campus Catalyst Plans Major Expansion | New

Started barely six years ago, the Catalyst Campus for Technology and Innovation is jam-packed, sparking an ambitious expansion plan that will cost $ 68 million for infrastructure and redesign of…

Glastonbury considers the “village quarter” in the city center | Newsletters

GLASTONBURY – City council plans to create a downtown “village district”, a mechanism authorized by state law that cities can use to preserve historic buildings and control the design of…

Millbrook presents five-year plan to develop downtown

Posted: Jul 21, 2021 10:16 PM CDT through Mattie davis The Town of Millbrook has partnered with Downtown Strategies to develop a revitalization plan for the Main Street area. The…

El Cajon approves 116 downtown condominiums

EL CAJON – El Cajon City Council has approved a 116-unit project along El Cajon Boulevard on South Johnson Avenue. The project will fill a niche that is sometimes called…

Downtown Seattle business owners say recovery depends on city public safety

Seattle is working overtime to bring back its downtown core. The loss of tourists and office workers over the past year and a half has left the region struggling. The…

Council approves new downtown patio parklets

Moose Jaw & District Chamber of Commerce and Moose Jaw Downtown Association want patio parclets in downtown parking lots A structure known as the “patio parking lot” could allow residents…

Business owner: Crime and homelessness in downtown Seattle have ‘never been worse’

After KIRO Radio’s Gee and Ursula Show shared their own stories this week about visiting downtown Seattle, particularly as it relates to the homelessness crisis, they heard from a local…

Karen Hiller running for re-election in downtown Topeka

Board member Karen Hiller has been in her seat for 12 years, but she still wants to do more work. “I’m a worker. I just want to get in there…

Jackson City Council approves new social district for downtown

JACKSON, Mich. (WILX) – On Tuesday evening, the Jackson City Council held a meeting where several important decisions for the area were made, including road construction, park design and a…

Shawnee set to allow public drinking in downtown

Shawnee appears set to allow public drinking in an area covering four city blocks in the city’s downtown area. The Shawnee City Council unanimously agreed on Monday to direct city…

Historic Preservation Committee Seeks Dedicated Downtown District – The Appalachian

New Designated Zone in Boone to Protect Properties from Substantial Changes Samuel cooke Originally surrounded by grass and featuring stone pillars at its entrance, the Watauga County Courthouse has undergone…

Avondale votes to revitalize its historic downtown

More townhouses, restaurants, wading pools, parks and murals. It’s part of the plan to make South Avondale a must-visit destination within five years. The $6.3 million plan aims to revamp…

Weekend activity in the city center becomes hectic, according to Cd’A PD

Lee White, Coeur d’Alene police chief, said on Tuesday that a recent increase in alcohol-related incidents in the downtown area was straining the resources of the police department. “The majority…

City of Durango details big plans for Downtown North – The Durango Herald

A new special neighborhood would provide funding to build feasible multi-family housing The City of Durango is considering creating a MidTown Urban Renewal Authority to stimulate redevelopment in the north…

Downtown Seattle business owners speak out after another destructive protest

Local businesses speak out after protest damage Olivia LaVoice reports from Q13. SEATTLE – Cleanup was underway for several buildings that were damaged and vandalized Wednesday night in downtown Seattle…

General Plan Update for Beaumont Focuses on Downtown Neighborhood | News

Pulled from Ziggy’s Spirit Shoppe parking lot facing east, Beaumont sees Egan Avenue as the beginning of the downtown Beaumont district. BY DAVID JAMES HEISS, Record Gazette Beaumont has determined…

The streets of downtown Seattle are nearly empty except for the homeless and those still coming to help amid the coronavirus

At 6 p.m. on a recent Friday, Aaron Guyton sat down on a park bench in the middle of Pioneer Square, where the only people around seemed to be living…