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Create an outdoor pedestrian shopping street

I think it's time that Little Rock creates a 'core' retail high street. I'd like to see E Markham St between Main St and the Interstate closed to vehicular traffic (except the street car). This could do wonders for downtown commerce. Instead of cars and traffic lights, pave the street from store front to store front, and allow street artists, alfresco cafes, fountains, etc to populate the middle of it. It would add ...more »

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Access to Benton/Little Rock Shopping and Medical Facilities

Highway 5 from Hot Springs Village to I-30 is a significant limitation, especially having to go through the Benton suburbs! Access could be greatly improved if Hwy 9 was extended to Hwy 70. It would be a relatively short extension and, with Hwy 70 improvements could greatly improve access. The extension would not necessarily have to be at Crows, but could be anywhere West of there.

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