Southland Sidewalks Design Announced

The preliminary design of the Southland Drive sidewalks was revealed at the Southland Annual Meeting on February 16th.

The design aims to provide continuous pedestrian connections, provide space for landscaping and beautification, and provide a unique brand for Southland Drive.

Please review the design documents below and submit your comments here.

Sidewalk Plan

Before and After Images

Design Idea Boards

Southland Annual Meeting: February 16th

The Southland Association will hold its annual meeting on Thursday, February 16, 2017 starting at 6pm. Stop by at 5:30pm to mingle with neighbors.

The meeting will include updates on many projects in the Southland area, including the unveiling of the design of the Southland Drive sidewalk project.

For more information, please visit https://www.facebook.com/events/106651183177387 or check out the meeting flyer.

 

Knight Cities Challenge Grant Submitted

The City’s Division of Planning, LexArts, the Southland Association, VisitLex, and Council offices teamed up to submit a project idea to the Knight Cities Challenge. Retrofitting the RETRO: Rediscover Southland project is one of 144 projects selected out of 4,500 applicants to continue to the second round application. We will learn in Summer 2017 if the project was funded. Until then stay tuned! Learn more about the Knight Cities Challenge by checking out their website.