Project Overview and Study Area

Project Goals:

The River Rock Connections Project is focused on determining the opportunities and feasibility of achieving the following goals in the Black Rock and Riverside communities:

  • Waterfront Access: Multi-modal access and connectivity to waterfront parks with a focus on tow Path Park
  • Neighborhood Connectivity: Complete streets that include more opportunities for pedestrians, bicyclists, and transit riders
  • Rails-with-Trails: Multi-use trails that utilize former/abandoned railroads that traverse the neighborhoods

Project Phases:

  • Existing conditions inventory
  • Connection opportunities
  • Connectivity Plan
    • Including a preliminary waterfront park design, cost estimates, potential funding sources
    • Identification of next steps and follow-on activities for plan implementation

Project Study Area:

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