Berkeley City Council approves Southside and Telegraph infrastructure projects

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Berkeley City Council approved a contract for the Southside Complete Streets project and applied for a grant for the Telegraph Avenue Complete Streets.

As part of efforts to revitalize the city’s infrastructure, Berkeley City Council voted to approve a contract for the enactment of the Southside Complete Streets project Tuesday. The council also agreed to apply for a $6 million Alameda County Transportation Commission grant that would go towards the Telegraph Avenue Complete Streets project.
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City of Berkeley plans increased use of public spaces

The city of Berkeley recently adopted two initiatives to increase the use of public spaces and streets. One limits through-car traffic on streets to make them more accessible to pedestrians and bikers, while the other aims to open public spaces and streets for restaurant dining.
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