Open House for St. Louis residents interested in the North Jefferson/Parnell corridor Project
ST. LOUIS, MO (STL.News) – St. Louis Development Corporation is hosting a public Open House on Tuesday, July 9th from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at Gateway Elementary School (1200 N. Jefferson Ave., St. Louis, MO 63106). The school is along the project corridor. This event spotlights the N. Jefferson/Parnell Corridor Project, approximately two miles of planned roadway and corridor improvements to North Jefferson Avenue and Parnell Street, from Market Street to Natural Bridge Avenue. The meeting will be an open house format. Come to speak with team members about the project details, provide feedback and stay as long as you wish. Maps and other information will be on display. There will be activities for children. No formal presentation will be given.
Improvements include upgraded signal timing at intersections, ADA crosswalks, roadway resurfacing, traffic calming, and street corridor beautification along the public right-of-way.
The City of St. Louis, St. Louis Development Corporation and Missouri Department of Transportation have programmed over $130 Million to improve accessibility between North and South St. Louis City.
This project supports the Project Connect Action Plan. Documents and more information will be made available at https://www.stlouis-mo.gov/government/departments/sldc/north-jefferson-parnell-corridor.cfm. The public comment period closes July 30, 2019.
For questions please contact Ja-Mes “Jay” Watson, Project Connect at 314-657-3783 or [email protected]
When: Tuesday, July 9, 2019, 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.