City council votes to open alleyway The Gothenburg City Council opened an alley at its meeting on Sept. 4. The alley in question is between 17th and 18th streets, and avenues J and K. City Administrator Bruce Clymer showed councilors a map projection of the alley, which is platted. He said the alley has been used on and ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!