Businesses Behind Barriers

April 19, 2012

    The city of Leavenworth is busy doing a major rebuilding of a roughly 5-

block portion of Front Street, behind the MacDonald’s. The project is much needed and will be a big

improvement, but that section of Front Street will be closed off to traffic for up to the next 5 months.

/>    So what does that mean for the businesses behind the barrier, cut off from their customers by

do not enter signs and heavy machinery? Isaac Kaplan-Woolner went down to the Front Street work zone to talk to a

few business owners and gauge the impact. The Front Street project should be completed in September, if not