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Pedestrian Walkway – Public Comment

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What is your interest in the project?

Response Percent Response Count
Area Resident 80.0% 8
Property Owner 20.0% 2

What is your opinion of the project?

Response Percent Response Count
Approve of Project 70.0% 7
Disapprove of Project 30.0% 3

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Lisa Booher inside Area West of Rocky Ridge
March 14, 2019, 3:51 PM
  • Full Name:
    Lisa Booher
  • Street Address:
    2212 Garland Drive
  • City:
    Vestavia
  • State:
    Al
  • ZIP:
    35216
  • What is your interest in the project?
    • Property Owner
  • What is your opinion of the project?
    • Approve of Project
  • Comments on purpose and need:

    We currently have no legal and safe way for pedestrians to cross on Hwy 31 at an interchange of four schools (Pizitz, Central, West, and Southminster) and a public library. The nearest crosswalk is at Hwy 31 and Canyon Road. To improve the function of our sidewalks for school children and active community members, this pedestrian bridge is a must. There are also trails behind the library that more citizens could access with a pedestrian bridge. For the safety of our residents and the connections and vibrancy we add to our community by improving pedestrian infrastructure, please build this bridge! And add more crosswalks in general.

  • Comments or suggestions on the project:

    Please see Homewood and Mtn Brook’s bridge implementation project for inspiration. They are working together with Homewood City, Mountain Brook City, Birmingham City, the Jefferson County Commission, and state representatives and senators to create a safe passage over a busy ALDOT highway. We can do the same! Please build this bridge!

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