East Bank project to serve as transportation hub for entire city

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — Mayor Cooper addressed community concerns over how his bold “Imagine East Bank” plans will benefit the overall city, pointing to the mixed-use development facing the Cumberland River as being a central hub for transportation.

Mayor Cooper says the project will make travel to and from North and East Nashville easier and reduce the need for local interstate travel. It will also create opportunities for cyclists, walkers and runners and improve regional connectivity creating new opportunities for neighborhoods.

Nashville Department of Transportation as well as Metro Transit Authority officials joined the mayor on the future site of