CITY OF MEMPHIS SEEKS APPLICANTS FOR BICYCLING/PEDESTRIAN COORDINATOR
CIP-FUNDED SOUTHERN AVENUE, COOPER STREET REPAVING PROJECTS MOVING FORWARD, WILL INCLUDE BIKE LANES
MEMPHIS, TN—July 6, 2010, Mayor A C Wharton, Jr. released this statement today regarding bicycle lanes and the Engineering Division’s search for a new Bicycle/Pedestrian (Bike/Ped) Coordinator:
“Our capital improvement program (CIP) budget will pay for two significant repaving projects—Southern Avenue and Cooper Street—that will include bike lanes this year. This will add many miles of bike lanes and connect many neighborhoods throughout the core of our city.