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Mayor Barry's Transit Triathlon

Mayor Barry's Transit Triathlon

To help the city make the best possible plans around our future mobility, Mayor Megan Barry needs to hear from you and invites you to Nashville’s Transit Triathlon on Saturday, August 27 from 11am-1pm.

International company to handle Broadway ped work

International company to handle Broadway ped work

The Metro Public Works Department has added an international company to contribute to an ongoing public realm study for Lower Broadway.

The department has a $350,000 contract with Nashville-based RPM Transportation Consultants, which resulted in Metro instituting a pilot program in late summer 2015. Through RPM, Copenhagen, Denmark-based Gehl is now subcontracting, according to Jenna Smith, Public Works spokeswoman.

Building a Bikeable City for All

Building a Bikeable City for All

Mayor Barry Releases Healthy Living Plan For City

Mayor Barry Releases Healthy Living Plan For City

Nashville Mayor Megan Barry announced a new healthy living program called "Shaping the Healthy Community: The Nashville Plan."

She introduced the plan at an even Wednesday night. She and officials with the Nashville Civic Design Center hope it will encourage people to make healthy lifestyle choices.

Nashville Civic Design Center Inks Guide to Making Cities Healthier

Nashville Civic Design Center Inks Guide to Making Cities Healthier

The Nashville Civic Design Center's guide to making communities healthier is freshly inked — and the center wants community leaders in, and around, Nashville to use it as a blueprint for thinking about public health in all aspects of development and planning.