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Why do we need a new road – a downtown link?
Have there been any traffic studies in the project area?
What alternative routes have been considered?
Who approved the planning? Who makes the final decision on the route?
Is there a final, approved route? Will it be a big, multi lane road?
What stage is the process in right now? When will construction start?
How much will it cost and how will we pay for it?
What kind of input did neighborhoods have on Downtown Links?
What landmarks or buildings will be affected?
What will happen to artists living in the Warehouse District who are displaced by construction?
What about the involvement of businesses and non profits located in the alignment construction zone?
What about flooding and drainage in the area?
How will other forms of transportation figure in to this plan – walking, bikes, bus routes, streetcar, and trolley?
How about accommodations for people with disabilities?
Will there be any green spaces?
Speaking of green spaces, will the Downtown Links alignment connect to the Greenway project?
What is the railroad's role in the alignment?
Will public art and performance space be considered in the alignment plan?
Will the proposed Links roadway be elevated?