An abbreviated staff report is out with proposed modifications to alternative 4D on the Third Bridge.
|Proposed Alterations to 4D|
This represents a political response to some of the neighborhood associations' criticism of the project, but doesn't in any fundamental way represent rethinking of the basic structure of the beast.
There will be more to say over the weekend.
This recommendation is being presented to Council and then on Monday, April 22nd, the plan is for Council to take comment on it in a Public Hearing and then to adopt a formal preferred alternative for the project team.
25th and Madrona
More interestingly, Council proposes to jump 25th and Madrona to the head of the list of candidate projects eligible for completion with the surplus bond bonds after the original project list is finished.
|Project Scope on 25th and Madrona|
|25th and Madrona Expansion|
Unfortunately, it also seems likely that this will suck up all the left-over funds, leaving needed projects elsewhere in the city high and dry.
There may also be more to say later on this.