Makeover on 16th Street?
For years, residents and business owners along the downtown stretch of 16th Street have thought plans to revive the district were all talk and no walk.
Posted: Friday, November 15, 2013 12:00 am
Like anybody else with a stake in the stretch of 16th Street that runs through downtown, Sara Webster has heard it all before.
Three decades ago, the city, business owners and other donors pitched in $20 million to make over the downtown district into a lively pedestrian mall, complete with wide sidewalks, landscaping and artsy glass bus shelters.
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Friday, November 15, 2013 12:00 am.