In December, Bloomfield Livable Streets and our neighbors at Bloomfield Development Corporation wrote a joint letter to Karina Ricks, the director of the city’s Department of Mobility & Infrastructure, regarding requested pedestrian safety improvements at the uncontrolled intersection of Liberty Ave. & Gross St.. Below is a short recap; check out the full letter of our requests HERE.
In order to further our mission, we seek to underscore Bloomfield’s identity as a pedestrian friendly neighborhood and increase the viability of our business district. Additionally, in order to support the safety of our residents as well as West Penn Hospital employees, Bloomfield Development Corporation & Bloomfield Livable Streets respectfully request the following:
1. Crosswalk paint & pedestrian enhancements added to Gross Street on each side, parallel to Liberty Avenue; and,
2. Crosswalk paint & pedestrian enhancements added to Liberty Avenue connecting Gross Street on one side of the intersection.
Full Letter Can Be Found HERE!