Carbondale Moves Forward on 8th Street and Other Improvement Projects

Feb 13, 2020

The Town of Carbondale will be seeking public input on three major projects in the next few months. KDNK's Lucas Turner has more...

During their first meeting of February, Carbondale Trustees approved a contract with Denver-based Alta Planning and Design to study a multi-modal solution for 8th street" Trustee Ben Bohmfalk says the street has needed improvements for pedestrians and bikers for years.

Bohmfalk says the solution will involve trade-offs, which could include the removal of parking spots on one side of the street. Moving forward he says the process will focus on public outreach.

The Town of Carbondale will also be seeking public input on two other projects including a comprehensive plan for the Carbondale Nature Park and making upgrades to the pool.

You can stay up-to-date on the public input process by listening to KDNK, checking the Sopris Sun, or going to the Town of Carbondale's Website.