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January 16, 2013
City wants to start work in March on a linear park along Bell Street
Some Belltown businesses want the city to wait until fall so construction doesn't hurt their summer sales.
The long-term goal is to extend Bell Street Park from Fifth Avenue to Denny Park, and to the waterfront.
In March, the city of Seattle plans to start building a linear park on Bell Street from Second to Fifth avenues, but a city official said some Belltown businesses have asked for a delay because they are concerned about how construction could affect their summer trade.
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