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Phoenix Seeks Input on Proposed Bike Lanes for 15th AvenuePhoenix Seeks Input on Proposed Bike Lanes for 15th Avenue<div class="ExternalClass647AF30694914D2F8D9CF65BF359F9AC"><p>The city of Phoenix Street Transportation Department is proposing to add bike lanes on 15<sup>th</sup> Avenue between Van Buren Street and Interstate 17 and is hosting a public meeting to solicit input. The proposed bike lanes were identified as part of the City's <span style="text-decoration:underline;">Bic​ycle Master Plan</span>, which is aimed at improving the development, growth and connectivity of bicycle facilities. </p><p>The proposed bike lanes for 15<sup>th</sup> Avenue connect to existing bike lanes north of Van Buren Street and require for the removal of a vehicular travel lane between Van Buren and Harrison streets to install a new two-way left turn lane, which creates a buffer in the middle of th​e roadway to enhance corridor safety for all users of the roadway.</p><p>The meeting will be held from 5:30 to 7 p.m., Thursday, July 27 at Harmon Library, 1325 S. 5th Ave.  A brief presentation will be provided at about 6 p.m.</p><p>For more information about this project contact Christian DeLuca at <span class="baec5a81-e4d6-4674-97f3-e9220f0136c1" style="white-space:nowrap;">602-495-75​​42 </span>or <a href="mailto:Christian.Deluca@phoenix.gov"> <span style="text-decoration:underline;">Christian.Deluca@phoenix.gov</span></a>.</p><p>To request a reasonable accommodation, please contact the Street Transportation Department at <span class="baec5a81-e4d6-4674-97f3-e9220f0136c1" style="white-space:nowrap;">602-262-6284</span> or 7-1-1 (TTY).</p></div>7/19/2017 7:00:00 AMChristian DeLuca 602-495-7542