PORTLAND, ME – SEPTEMBER 30: A man crosses the The Franklin Street Arterial on the eastbound side Tuesday, September 30, 2014. The City Council meets Wednesday night to hear the latest proposal from a council committee on the redevelopment of Franklin Street that would include the elimination of the median and shrinking of the roadway, opening up more room on either side of the road for new development. (Photo by Gabe Souza/Staff Photographer)