A Place For PeopleIn 1973, Dr. Robert MacVicar, president of Oregon State University, and Gene Hansen, president of the Corvallis Chamber of Commerce, discusses the need to develop a stronger connection between the university and downtown, especially for pedestrians. The logical route was Madison Avenue—the primary downtown shopping street, which goes past Central Park and City Hall and connects to the OSU gates at 11th Street leading to Benton Hall.
|Placed By||Madison Avenue Task Force; Starker Forests|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Tuesday, May 15th, 2018 at 1:02pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||10T E 478887 N 4934596|
|Decimal Degrees||44.56440000, -123.26586667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 44° 33.864', W 123° 15.952'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||44° 33' 51.84" N, 123° 15' 57.12" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling South|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 667-699 SW Madison Ave, Corvallis OR 97333, US|
|Alternative Maps||Google Maps, MapQuest, Bing Maps, Yahoo Maps, MSR Maps, OpenCycleMap, MyTopo Maps, OpenStreetMap|
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