Showing: 1-20 of 16

Sidewalks

Lockwood pedestrian safety board recommends projects

The newly formed Lockwood Pedestrian Safety District Advisory Board has identified priority sidewalk and lighting projects to make the community safer.

July 22, 2014 5:00 pmLoading…

Code Enforcement reminds of snow removal rules

The Code Enforcement Division of the Planning and Community Services Department reminds all city residents and businesses that sidewalks must be cleared of snow within 24 hours after a snowfall and snow cannot be pushed onto public streets.

February 27, 2014 3:15 amLoading…
Judy Stewart and Laura Holmlund hold signs

Judy Stewart and Laura Holmlund hold signs

Lockwood resident Judy Stewart, left, and Laura Holmlund of Riverstone Health hold signs memorializing two children killed on Lockwood streets during a rally in support of sidewalks in the community Saturday.

February 01, 2014 5:23 pmLoading…
Sidewalks rally

Sidewalks rally

A group gathered at the intersection of Old Hardin Road and Becraft Lane in Lockwood to rally for support of sidewalks in Lockwood on Saturday.

February 01, 2014 5:22 pmLoading…
'Do It for Dustin' pedestrian safety campaign launched in Lockwood

'Do It for Dustin' pedestrian safety campaign launched in Lockwood

The face of an election campaign launched recently by Lockwood residents to improve pedestrian safety in the community is Dustin Patrick Freese.

January 22, 2014 2:00 amLoading…
Billings code enforcer urges neighborly approach to snow removal

Billings code enforcer urges neighborly approach to snow removal

Larry Jones, 73, has lived on Lewis Avenue in Billings since 1977 and has never had so much as a parking ticket.

December 11, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Lockwood community to vote on creating safety district

Lockwood community to vote on creating safety district

Lockwood voters will get a chance to create a special taxing district for pedestrian safety improvements in a special election to be held next year.

December 03, 2013 5:25 pmLoading…

Proposal for special safety district advances

Sidewalks, street lights and other pedestrian safety improvements for Lockwood took a step forward this week with the Yellowstone County commissioners setting a public hearing on the issue.

October 18, 2013 12:15 amLoading…
Lockwood residents polled on possible sidewalk, lighting districts

Lockwood residents polled on possible sidewalk, lighting districts

Lockwood residents will get a chance to tell county officials whether they want sidewalks and streetlights to improve public safety during a public meeting Tuesday.

June 08, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Tree-saving sidewalk repair option cheers homeowner

Tree-saving sidewalk repair option cheers homeowner

Lori Anderson was not happy when she learned that some or all of her five boulevard trees might have to come down.

May 05, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Lockwood community at crossroads with eye on future

Lockwood community at crossroads with eye on future

Take a driving tour of Lockwood with Don Reed and he’ll talk about the potential -- and problems -- of Yellowstone County’s largest unincorporated community.

April 21, 2013 12:15 am Photos

Photos

Related Loading…
Lockwood representatives testify for sidewalk, trails bill

Lockwood representatives testify for sidewalk, trails bill

Lockwood community leaders and Yellowstone County officials asked a state Senate committee on Monday to support a bill that would allow the county to create a special taxing district for sidewalks and trails to help make the community safer.

March 18, 2013 5:50 pm Related Loading…
County explores ways to improve pedestrian, traffic safety in Lockwood

County explores ways to improve pedestrian, traffic safety in Lockwood

Lockwood residents and Yellowstone County commissioners came together Tuesday to consider ways to make the community’s roads safer for pedestrians and cyclists.

January 15, 2013 4:30 pmLoading…
Sidewalk construction riles some neighbors

Sidewalk construction riles some neighbors

Sidewalk installation along Gene Sarazen Drive in the Yellowstone Country Club neighborhood has angered some residents who wonder why it's being constructed and why they weren't told.

May 18, 2012 12:15 amLoading…
Gazette Opinion: Bike trails, sidewalks lead to better health

Gazette Opinion: Bike trails, sidewalks lead to better health

A team members starts the Sneakers, Spokes and Spark Plugs Challenge course on May 15 in downtown Billings. The event sponsored by the Northern Plains Resource Council demonstrates that bike and foot travel can be as fast as driving.

June 01, 2009 12:00 amLoading…
Gazette Opinion: Bike trails, sidewalks lead to better health

Gazette Opinion: Bike trails, sidewalks lead to better health

In a community health survey in 2005, 26.3 percent of Yellowstone County adults reported zero leisure-time physical activity in the month before the survey. Statewide, only 18.8 percent of Montanans were in the zero activity category.

June 01, 2009 12:00 amLoading…

Follow The Billings Gazette

Activate Full Access RED

Popular Stories

Deals & Offers

Featured Businesses