The city’s cultural arts corridor now has a name.
According to the website for the project, the five names in contention for the final name for the new area include The Ramble, Tanglewood Corridor, The Revery, The Tangle, and Tanglewood Artery.
The council voted 6-1 to approve a contract to build a parking deck off Dickson Street to replace the Walton Arts Center lot.
Fayetteville City Council members next month will continue discussing a contract to build a parking deck off Dickson Street to replace the parking lot that’s set to be redeveloped as part of the Cultural Arts Corridor project.
The deadline is coming up on Feb. 28 in the effort to solicit name ideas from the public for the project.
Fayetteville’s upcoming Cultural Arts Corridor needs a name, so city officials are asking for the public’s help with some ideas.
Negotiations are almost complete on a contract to build a parking deck to replace the parking spaces that will be lost when the large lot across from the Walton Arts Center is redeveloped as part of the Cultural Arts Corridor project.
Construction work along West Avenue will require road closures over the next few months.
Parking is available along nearby streets and in the Fayetteville Public Library parking garage.
The work of two local artists will be printed onto temporary fencing surrounding the construction area of the Cultural Arts Corridor in Fayetteville.
City Council members this week were shown some new concept images of parts of the corridor.
City Attorney Kit Williams this week briefed the City Council on the state of the negotiations for a new parking deck near Dickson Street.
A decision on where the City Council would like to build a new parking deck is now in place after weeks of public debate.
Image boards with information about the project will be on display and city staff will be available to discuss various aspects of the project.
It will be at least another two weeks before City Council members decide where people will park once the Walton Arts Center parking lot is gone.