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Station Area Planning: New Bern Avenue
October 6 @ 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Hello neighbor! Are you interested in housing affordability, better walkability, and reduced carbon emissions along New Bern Avenue? Please join us for New Bern Station Area Planning events! We’d like your help in shaping the future of your community. Please join us at any of the following events:
Community Planning Workshops. There are three separate workshops, one for each portion of the corridor. Drop in during these multi-day events to brainstorm the future!
- Western Stations (Blount Street, Swain Street, Tarboro Street, Raleigh Boulevard) September 20-23, Tarboro Road Community Center
- Middle Stations (Raleigh Boulevard, King Charles, Medical District) October 4-7, Roberts Park Community Center
- Eastern Stations (Trawick Road, Corporation Parkway, New Hope Road) October 4-7 Comfort Suites, 1309 Corporation Parkway
The schedule is the same each week: Mondays: Kickoff event 7-9 p.m. Tuesdays: Drop-in from 1-6 p.m., summary presentation at 6 p.m. Wednesdays: Drop-in from 10 a.m.-6 p.m., summary presentation at 6 p.m. Thursdays: Drop-in from 10 a.m.-5 p.m., workshop summary presentation 6-8 p.m.
Affordable Housing Summit: September 14, 6-8 p.m., Martin Street Baptist Church. Tell us about your hopes for affordability along New Bern and hear from speakers on strategies and tools.
Walking and Biking Safety Summit: October 15, 1-4 p.m., Raleigh Urban Design Center, One Exchange Plaza. Let’s plan a safer, low-carbon future where walking and biking are prioritized.
Looking for more information or a detailed schedule? Rather participate online? Go to our New Bern Station Area Plan webpage.