Mayor Robert Reicherts proposal to use Second Street to connect the citys major employment and activity centers took center stage in a Tuesday night City Council work session, but questions about the projects specifics still loom.
The project aims to create a green, pedestrian-friendly corridor running from Mercer University and The Medical Center of Central Georgia to the central business district, the Macon Coliseum and beyond.
Representatives from Atlanta-based engineering consultant firm CHA and development consultant firm Huntley Partners, also of Atlanta, presented Tuesday to City Council the results of a community study about revitalizing Second Street.
That study created a master plan for the project, which involved measuring community interest and potential for private investment. The team also outlined future plans, which will include creating a design for the Second Street project,