North Coast Highway101 Streetscape Events Schedule
The City of Encinitas has scheduled the following events to assist in educating and informing the public of traffic calming, pedestrian safety & walkability concepts as well as the project status.
Educational Session Saturday, Oct. 3, 2009; 9am - 1:30pm; Banquet Room, Encinitas Community & Senior Center
Informational Open House – Thursday, Oct. 8, 2009; 4pm – 7:30 pm; Community Room, Encinitas Public Library
Workshop #4 – Saturday, Oct. 10, 2009; 9 am – 12 noon; Banquet Room, Encinitas Community & Senior Center
Oct. 3rd Educational Session will have three lecture components followed by an open house component to give the public an opportunity to review project plans and ask direct project questions.
Introduction: 9:00 – 9:15 am Presentations: 9:15 – 11:30 am - 1) Pedestrian Safety/Walkability Design Criteria, 9:15 – 9:45 am 2) Roundabouts "101"; general concept designs/theories re: roundabouts, 10:00 – 10:30 am 3) Case History Example - Birdrock/La Jolla, 10:45 – 11:30 am
Informational Open House: 11:30 am – 1:30 pm As scheduled we anticipate the talks for Items 1 & 2 (above) to be approx. 30 min. and item 3 (above) approx. 45 min. Then the open house event could run for about 2 hours -11:30 – 1:30 pm.
Oct. 8th Informational Open House #2. The educational session (described above) will compliment another informational open house planned for Thursday 10/8/09 4pm - 7:30pm and Workshop #4
Oct. 10th The Formal Workshop #4 planned for Saturday, 10/10/09 9:00 a.m. - 12 noon. A new design alternative (#5) will be presented to compare with the previously design alternative #4.
The above schedule and project summary will be available at the City’s Planning Department and at the Leucadia 101 office (386 N. Coast Hwy 101). It is also on the Leucadia 101 Main Street’s website: www.leucadia101.com Diane Langager, Principal Planner on the project, is available to answer any questions on this important community project. Diane can also be reached at 760-633-2714 for more information.
Please help us spread the “Streetscape Word” and share this event schedule with neighbors and business associates. Public participation in this process is of the utmost importance!