Tuesday, May 3, 2016
Halifax Regional Council will consider streetscape plan to make roads more pedestrian friendly
The $6.6-million Argyle Streetscaping Project would include the section of Argyle between Blowers and Prince streets, and Grafton Street between Prince and Carmichael. The design proposes removing barrier curbs and installing decorative pavers across the entire right-of-way, adding decorative lighting, street furniture, trees, public art, planters, and possibly overhead canopies. Tactile warning strips for the visually impaired would help everyone use the street safely. Read more.