Council to discuss traffic calming at July 21 meeting

July 20, 2015

NEW —  4:15 p.m. July 20, 2015

A subject that dominated discussion at Newcastle’s town hall meeting last month is on the agenda for the City Council’s second meeting of July.

The council is set to talk about traffic calming measures on Southeast 75th Street in its first general business item of the evening.

Last month, neighbors used the town hall forum to express concerns about speeding on the street.

They also came to last year’s town hall meeting and at least one Newcastle City Council meeting in 2014 to ask the city for traffic-calming measures on the street. Read more