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Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Anderson Road

Aldermen make traffic changes

The Oxford Board of Aldermen approved a new stop sign on Sisk Avenue to help slow down traffic and also bagging the traffic light at West Jackson and Anderson Road to keep traffic flowing and cut down on confusion. (April 7, 2015, Page 1)

Vision 2037 meeting produces interesting results

Publisher Tim Phillips takes a look at this past week’s Vision 2037 meeting open to the community, noting that a large turnout was excited about taking part in deciding the future of their community. (April 5, 2015, Page 4A)

Large rental project denied

City planners deny student-geared housing and assisted living facility for seniors after neighbors complain. (January 14, 2014, Page 1)

Student housing boon in Oxford

Two more large $36 million developments were approved by the Oxford Planning Commission that are geared to student living. The Retreat and Blackberry Hills developers both offered to donate $12,500 and $10,000 respectively to the Oxford University Transit system to be included on the bus route. Both developments are veering away from typical apartment complex settings and proposing more single-homes and townhouses. (April 10, 2012, Page 1)

Stove possible cause of afternoon fire

Food left cooking on the stove may be the cause of a kitchen fire Monday afternoon at Anderson Walk Apartments. The fire broke out at about 3 p.m. in an upstairs apartment in one of the complex’s quad-units. Neighbors heard the smoke-detector alarms and saw smoke coming from the apartment, said landlord Teresa Whitehead. (February 23, 2010, Page 1)

Making Oxford accessible

ADA sidewalks are planned for several areas around Oxford with funds promised on an annual basis to the Mayor’s Committee on Disability Issues. (January 7, 2010)

Buses begin expanded service

LOCAL NEWS — The Oxford University Transit system is now reaching even more Oxford-area residents with its expanded routes. This morning the green, yellow and orange routes began, marking a major expansion to the public transit system that has been running blue and red routes for a little over a year. (January 4, 2010)

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