No longer an arterial in name only
Residents tell Cheney council designation of 6th Street as thoroughfare 'defies logic'
Last updated 9/5/2019 at 5:57pm
Cheney council members got an earful at their Aug. 27 meeting from several residents upset about street signage and pavement marking designating a residential street as an arterial.
The street in dispute, 6th Street between Clay and North 2nd Street, was recently marked with a center divider and signage. According to information from the city's Public Works Department, 6th Street was designated an arterial in 1991 as part of the project that installed a traffic signal at the intersection of State Route 904 and Cheney-Spokane Road.
Vehicles coming off Cheney-Spokane or coming south on SR 904...