Show of hands: Who’s loving this run of weekend I-24 closures? Nobody? Mmm, good times.
While infrastructure improvements are, of course, necessary things, the 13-weekend stretch of detouring into and out of East Nashville has already caused its share of resident and business headaches (local biz folks are reporting noteworthy dips in weekend cashflow). In response, the organizers of fEASTival — the Eastside “Celebration of Independent Culture” scheduled for May 19 in East Park — have decided to push back the event.