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Council Limits Truck Traffic Around Euclid Kroger

The Lexington-Fayette Urban County Council passed a measure Thursday that would affect through traffic in the neighborhood streets around the new Kroger on Euclid Avenue.

Written in response to neighborhood concerns about noisy truck deliveries, it prohibits the vehicles from traveling on certain streets in the nearby Columbia Heights neighborhood, including McCaws Alley, Park Avenue, Ashland Terrance, and  Columbia Avenue.  Bill Farmer and Ed Lane were the only councilmembers to vote against the measure. 

Chase Cavanaugh first got on the air as a volunteer reader for Central Kentucky Radio Eye, a local news service for the visually impaired. He began reporting for WUKY in February 2012, after receiving his Master’s degree from the University of Kentucky’s Patterson School of Diplomacy and International Commerce.