A Mall-Free Market Street Reopens for Cars, Bikes and Pedestrians

Some 49 years ago, Linda Krueger Krtek was the last to take a ride on Market Street through downtown Redding. On Wednesday, she was the first. During the half-century between those trips, three blocks of Market Street were closed to… Continue Reading


Downtown Redding Streets Reopen After Nearly 50 Years in Virtual Ceremony

On Wednesday, February 24th, 2021, Downtown Redding streets that have been closed to driving traffic for nearly 50 years will reopen as the Downtown Streets Circulation Project draws to a close. In an exciting coincidence, the February 24th reopening date… Continue Reading


State of Downtown Redding Next Week: Survey asks, ‘What do YOU want in YOUR downtown?’

It’s time for the annual State of Downtown event hosted by Viva Downtown. This year’s event is May 9 at the Cascade Theatre, and admission is free. The evening begins with a mixer that lasts from 5-6 p.m. The presentation begins at 6 p.m. and ends at… Continue Reading