Academy Street Streetscaping

Two key Academy Street intersections - at Westfield Street and Falls Park Drive - will be redesigned. Planned improvements include new accessible ramps, crosswalks, and landscaping to improve pedestrian safety along the corridor. 

Additionally, the City will also be installing pedestrian lighting along Markley and Westfield streets, and restriping Falls Park Drive to include parking on both sides of the street.

Project Update: May 2019

  • Pedestrian lighting installation underway on Westfield Street
  • ADA ramps have been installed; landscaping scheduled for coming weeks
  • Pedestrian lighting on Markley is scheduled to begin mid-May