The following is Sunday’s lead story from our media partners at the016.com:
WORCESTER – Where will they go?
The answer to this question could determine the fate of Kelley Square redesign.
Discussion about the redesign of Kelley Square has focused on the “peanut” design, crosswalks and bike lanes. But there’s a more fundamental question that could determine whether the project succeeds or fails.
With MassDOT preparing for its May 22 public hearing on the final design, it’s a good time to highlight an often overlooked element of the redesign and see if we can figure out what the effect will be.
Page 21 of MassDOT’s presentation for the 25% design public hearing in February dealt with Vernon Street at I-290. The page contains this note, which has appeared in nearly every public record about the project, “Left prohibited from I-290 WB off-ramp.”
The big question is how do the people who live south of Vernon Street and Winthrop Street (see below) get where they want to go?
For the rest of this story, head on over to the016.com.
Follow us on The016.com, the social network for Worcester and you!
WORCESTER - Beginning Monday, June 24, ThisWeekinWorcester.com will launch a live radio program on Unity Radio 102.9 FM.The one hour, weekly look at news and current events in Worcester will be broadcast on Unity Radio and streaming on...
WORCESTER - Billed as an “engaging, inspiring, empowering event for girls to come out, have fun with their friends, share experiences, experience new things, enjoy dinner at a theatre themed buffet, and a few other surprises,” TEEN Girls Night...
WORCESTER –Looking for cheap gas? The Boston-based tech company GasBuddy has developed an app with real-time fuel prices across the country.Below are the five gas stations with the cheapest prices for regular unleaded gasoline this week in...