MLK: abandoned north-south connector
City Hall from MLK. [The Lexington Times]

MLK: abandoned north-south connector

North of Center Previously, I wrote about the $17 million South Limestone road improvement project of 2010, which included pedestrian, bike, utility and sewer upgrades. Completed in time for the city’s hosting of the World Equestrian Games, the South Limestone improvements were lauded as vital infrastructure that successfully fulfilled “town/gown” mandates. Here is then-Vice Mayor Jim Gray providing this ubiquitous Mission Accomplished viewpoint: The theme from the beginning was to join the university and downtown and create an exciting and compelling environment that would be a seamless experience of engaged urban space from...

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