Whitaker Street lane reduction begins Feb. 5 - WTOC-TV: Savannah, Beaufort, SC, News, Weather & Sports

Whitaker Street lane reduction begins Feb. 5

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SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -

The city of Savannah will be reducing Whitaker Street to one lane of traffic between Bay Street and Broughton Street in an effort to visually enhance the corridor and provide additional on-street parking.

The pilot program will begin Monday, Feb. 5, and is expected to last for up to 90 days pending feedback. The trial intends to evaluate whether the change will improve conditions for the area and whether a permanent lane reduction is feasible.

The city is accepting feedback regarding the modifications, and has set up an online form here.

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