Lake Atalanta Road Meetings Scheduled

Whether To Close Road At Issue

Posted: February 10, 2014 at 5 a.m.

STAFF PHOTO FLIP PUTTHOFF Debra and Strad Will stroll Thursday along Lake Atalanta. They live near the lake and frequently walk along the road that circles the lake. The couple favor keeping the road open to vehicles.

Residents differ on whether to close the road around Lake Atalanta, and they will have an opportunity to address the issue at two public meetings this month, city officials said.

At A Glance

Road Options

There are four options for the road around Lake Atalanta:

Keep the road open, and build a boardwalk along the shoreline and a concrete trail.

Pave the road and build a boardwalk along the shoreline.

Close the road and use it as trail.

Build a 15-foot-wide paved trail that could be used as a road for emergency vehicles.

Source: Staff Report

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