Glendale News-Press: Part of Maryland Avenue Will Be Closed Off to Traffic to Make Room for Maryland Paseo

By Arin Mikailian A sliver of Maryland Avenue will soon be closed off to traffic for a trial run of a pedestrian walkway that’s being called the Maryland Paseo. Stemming from an idea by City Council members, a 2,500-square-foot swath of the street between the two exits of the Exchange parking lot will be sectioned off, said Jennifer McLain, a principal economic development officer with the city.   That means drivers can only make a left turn from one of the exits and only a right turn from the other, McLain said. The project is a pilot program that will run for about three months...