PLANS ARE IN THE WORKS TO IMPROVE LIVABILITY IN MEDFORD’S LIBERTY PARK NEIGHBORHOOD, WHICH LIES NORTH OF DOWNTOWN, BETWEEN RIVERSIDE AND CENTRAL AVENUES. PLANS INCLUDE UPGRADES, MOSTLY FOR TRANSPORTATION, PARK AMENITIES AND SAFETY IN THE BEAR CREEK AREA, LIKE SIDEWALKS BUS TOPS AND OTHER THINGS. THE PLANS WILL BE FUNDED BY A GRANT FROM THE DEPARTMENT OF LAND CONSERVATION AND DEVELOPMENT, AND THE OREGON DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION.