WHEREAS, the Georgia Department of Transportation has a resurfacing/restriping project planned that includes the 13th Street Corridor; and,
WHEREAS, the City of Columbus has a desire to support economic development by connecting communities in making streets more accessible to walk, bike, utilize transit or drive; and,
WHEREAS, reducing the lanes provides opportunities to revitalize the businesses and make critical services more accessible for pedestrians transit riders.
NOW, THEREFORE, THE COUNCIL OF COLUMBUS, GEORGIA, HEREBY RESOLVES AS FOLLOWS:
The City Manager is authorized to send the Georgia Department of Transportation a letter of support for the proposed reduction of lanes along SR 22/13th Street Corridor as outlined herein.