The Daily Eastern News

City council to vote on $200,000 bike path resolution

Zoë Donovan, Staff Reporter

August 19, 2019

The Charleston City Council will vote  Tuesday on a resolution of $200,000 from the Motor Fuel Tax Funds into the resurfacing and striping of the Lincoln Prairie Pedestrian and Bike Trail. The trail goes from the City of Mattoon to the City of Charleston, spanning 12.9 miles. The council will...

Faculty Senate hears CGS program update

Brooke Schwartz, Administration Reporter

February 21, 2018

David Boggs, the Council on Graduate Studies chair and the assistant chair of management school of business, updated the Faculty Senate on the CGS and its activities and the planners behind the bike path plan presented at the senate’s meeting Tuesday. Boggs said that, day to day, the biggest thing CGS deals with...

Faculty Senate to examine Workgroup Review Committee recommendations, discuss potential Charleston Bike Path

Staff Report

February 19, 2018

The Faculty Senate is set to discuss, among other items, its response to the recommendations of the Workgroup Review Committee at its next meeting. During the Workgroup Review Committee’s meetings, it looked at the recommendations made by vitalization project Workgroups no. 8 and 9. These recommendations...

Charleston bike path heard about at Student Senate

Student Body President Luke Young swears in five new senators during the Student Senate meeting Wednesday night. During the meeting, senators were asked to give their feedback on a comprehensive bike plan that involves creating a bike path through campus.

Analicia Haynes, Managing Editor

January 24, 2018

The Student Senate was asked to give feedback on a comprehensive bike plan for Charleston at its Wednesday meeting. Steve Pamperin, the city planner for Charleston, presented the plan to the Student Senate, which consisted of creating a bike path that will pass through campus and connect to a route...

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