Adjacent to the parking structure is a large and attractive public space that will host events such as the Farmers Market, Friday in the Park and the annual Chili Night. The plaza will be suitable for informal gatherings and large public events. Transit patrons will be served by new bus circulation and pick up and drop off areas, and the project will be linked to Beckley’s rails to trails biking and walking path. Phase I will cost $15.1M and is being built by VCC Inc. of Atlanta. Parsons Brinckerhoff prepared the project master plan. Funding is provided by the City of Beckley and the Federal Transit Administration. The State of West Virginia contributed to the project.
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