Topic: Thayer Street

Current regulations are poorly understood, but officials have not yet determined how best to address the rising popularity of hookah bars — and their possible connection to recent increases in crime.

Metro

Officials look to clarify tobacco regulations in hookah bars

September 19, 2013 1 comment

The institutions attract a younger demographic and have been criticized by communiy organizations.

A major effort brought forth by city departments, consulting firms and the public would revamp parking, public transit and aesthetics on the city’s popular Thayer Street. Herald file photo.

University News

Committee reimagines Thayer Street

September 13, 2013 0 comments

The group’s ideas for improvements address parking, public transit and beautification.

Initiatives aimed to up safety on Thayer

University News

Initiatives aimed to up safety on Thayer

September 13, 2013 0 comments

TSDMA considering installation of surveillance cameras amid evidence of gang activity.

New landscaping and greater variation of businesses including a hotel are among the changes Thayer Street stakeholders are considering in their effort to spruce up the well-known street.

University News

Construction may bring hotel, landscaping

September 13, 2013 0 comments

Attendants of planning meeting stressed more variation of businesses on Thayer.

The current parking situation “obviously isn’t working,” said Robin Remy, executive director of the Thayer Street District Management Authority. The Planning Study is currently in the process of resolving the parking issues.

University News

Thayer to receive parking improvements

September 13, 2013 0 comments

Many of the inconsistent parking areas and parking rules will be changed in future proposals.