Please join VPC members, elected officials, and neighbors concerned about proposed lighting additions to the area in and around the I-83/Belfast interchange. After hearing concerns of many, SHA has revised its original lighting plan and [...]
If you haven't already done so, please take a spin on YOUR new roundabout in the Worthington Valley. Final paving was completed on November 12, and the traffic is flowing well. [...]
Valley residents have been concerned for years about the safety and traffic flow at the intersection of Tufton/Greenspring/Worthington avenues. During rush hours, it has grown increasingly difficult and dangerous to make left turns. In addition, speeds are increasing on these roads, making it less safe for all users. VPC met with elected officials at the state and county level who were able to secure funding for 90% of the $1 million project. This left a gap of $100,000, which VPC has committed to raise. While it is unusual for a community to contribute to a public infrastructure project, the partnership will result in a far better solution that will be a lasting asset for the area.
The Valleys Planning Council has held three highly successful art exhibits and sales. The event, Art for Land's Sake, supports the basic operations of the Valleys Planning Council, a non-profit, 501(c)(3) organization started in the [...]