Interstate 81 http://waer.org en Downtown Syracuse Builds on Success, Sees Growth Spreading http://waer.org/post/downtown-syracuse-builds-success-sees-growth-spreading <p>An observer of population trends and urban issues says Syracuse appears to be on the right path toward making its downtown a more thriving place.</p><p>Matt Carmichael is editor of livability.com, and was the keynote speaker at Wednesday’s annual meeting of the Downtown Committee.&nbsp;</p><p> Downtown Committee Executive Director Merike Treier says downtown's growth seems to be spreading or strenghening nearby neighborhoods previously disconnected from the city's core, like the Inner Harbor and Franklin Square.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 19 Jun 2014 16:54:11 +0000 Scott Willis 19874 at http://waer.org Downtown Syracuse Builds on Success, Sees Growth Spreading Experts to Share Transportation Project Experiences, Offer Insight on I-81 http://waer.org/post/experts-share-transportation-project-experiences-offer-insight-i-81 <div>A number of experts will be coming to the Syracuse area over the next few months to share their experiences with transportation projects on a scale similar to what’s ahead for Interstate 81. Fri, 14 Mar 2014 18:28:18 +0000 Scott Willis 15488 at http://waer.org Experts to Share Transportation Project Experiences, Offer Insight on I-81 Next Four Neighborhood Meetings on I-81 Viaduct Scheduled http://waer.org/post/next-four-neighborhood-meetings-i-81-viaduct-scheduled <p>The State Department of Transportation has released the schedule of the next four neighborhoods meetings about the future of I-81 through Syracuse.&nbsp; About 100 people turned out for the first one held two weeks ago in Toomey Abbott Towers, a stone&rsquo;s throw from the highway.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 10 Oct 2013 20:14:57 +0000 Scott Willis 9131 at http://waer.org Next Four Neighborhood Meetings on I-81 Viaduct Scheduled What's going to happen with I-81 and what do you have to say about it? http://waer.org/post/whats-going-happen-i-81-and-what-do-you-have-say-about-it <P>Central New Yorkers will get another opportunity to add their opinions to the debate over the future of Interstate 81 Tuesday.&nbsp; Mon, 20 May 2013 21:23:43 +0000 Chris Bolt 2332 at http://waer.org What's going to happen with I-81 and what do you have to say about it?