Woodmen Road open house Wednesday

The City of Colorado Springs will present the second phase of its Woodmen Road expansion plans during an open house Wednesday.

The second phase calls for expanding the road from four lanes to six between Academy Boulevard and Lexington Drive. It also includes the addition of sidewalks, bike lanes and landscaping from Stinson Road to Powers Boulevard.

Planners encourage residents who could be affected by construction to attend the open house, scheduled from 5:30 and 7:30 p.m. at Jenkins Middle School, 6410 Austin Bluffs Parkway.

A presentation will be given at 6 p.m.