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Tri-Town Area (Jericho, Underhill, Cambridge) Transit Feasibility Study

2.4 MB
Year:
2021
Theme:
buses, GMT, microtransit, public transportation, Transit, Transportation, Transportation Demand Management
Description:
The three contiguous communities of Cambridge, Underhill, and Jericho are seeking to develop a comprehensive “alternative” transportation system (i.e. one that does not rely heavily on single-occupancy auto) to serve their residents. This area has come to be called the “Tri-Town” area. The purpose of this study is to examine the range of possibilities for accomplishing this including various modes and services, organizational and administrative structures, and funding. It is intended that the results be relevant not only to the Tri-Town area but also for other rural portions of the GMT region.
Consultant:
Steadman Hill
Geography:
Cambridge, Jericho, Underhill

Huntington Bridges and Culverts Maintenance Plan

41.1 MB
Year:
2021
Theme:
Bridges and Culverts, Capital Improvement Plan
Description:
The Town of Huntington with assistance from the Chittenden County Regional Planning Commission (CCRPC) evaluated the current condition of Town bridges and culverts, and developed an infrastructure improvement plan.  The purpose of this plan is to develop a planning tool for the Town to maintain an overall satisfactory/or better transportation network by repairing, replacing or preserving infrastructure on a programmed schedule, and increase condition ratings of structures and to inform the annual municipal budget for bridges and culverts maintenance.
Consultant:
McFarland-Johnson
Geography:
Huntington

Making Carsharing Electric in Vermont

8.1 MB
Year:
2021
Theme:
Electric Vehicles, Transportation
Description:
This report details CarShare Vermont’s key findings and recommendations for effectively integrating electric vehicles (EVs) into shared fleets following a research-turned-pilot project. CCRPC funding supported research and planning, then CarShare Vermont self-funded a project to pilot our first EV with in-kind support from the Burlington Electric Department. The report provides more than 12 months of data about how the EV was used and by whom, its environmental impacts, and the financial and operational implications of converting to an electric fleet, as well as our recommendations for policies that will better support the integration of EVs into carsharing systems.
Consultant:
CarShare Vermont
Geography:
Burlington, Chittenden County

I-89 Exit 14 Alternative Transportation Crossing Supplemental Study

10.6 MB
Year:
2021
Theme:
Bicycle & Pedestrian
Description:
This study builds upon a previous study completed in May 2018, "I-89 Exit 14 Alternative Transportation Crossing Study", and provides a more detailed evaluation of the preferred alternative which is a new bike/pedestrian structure across I-89 near Exit 14.
Consultant:
Stantec
Geography:
South Burlington

Underhill Roadway Safety Analysis: Pleasant Valley Road and Irish Settlement Road

13 MB
Year:
2021
Theme:
Bike, Bike/Ped, Bike/Pedestrian, Safety
Description:
The safety review presented in this report includes two roadways in Underhill, VT being considered as designated bicycle routes. These roadways are the entire length of Irish Settlement Road and a segment of Pleasant Valley Road. These two roads serve as potential bicycle route connections between Underhill Center and Vermont Route 15 in Cambridge, VT, a popular cycling route in the state.
Consultant:
VHB
Geography:
Underhill

Underhill River Road Pavement Assessment – Technical Memorandum

12.5 MB
Year:
2021
Theme:
Geotechnical, Pavement, Paving, Paving Analysis
Description:
VHB has assessed the pavement condition along River Road in Underhill. River Road is a major collector extending from VT Route 15 to the west to Range Road to the east. The study area consists of the portion of the road in Underhill which extends from Park Street to Range Road. The existing physical infrastructure, natural and cultural resources, stormwater drainage issues within the study area have been noted. VHB’s subconsultant (Sanborn Head) has conducted geotechnical borings of the existing pavement.
Consultant:
VHB
Geography:
Underhill

VT116/Kimball Avenue/Tilley Drive Area Land Use & Transportation Plan

3.1 MB
Year:
2021
Theme:
Transportation
Description:
This Plan evaluates how proposed land development affects the transportation network in the project area to help inform future land use and transportation decisions.
Consultant:
Vanasse Hangen & Brustlin Inc.
Geography:
South Burlington

Crosswalk feasibility Study at Old Stage Road across Mountain View Road

227.3 kB
Year:
2021
Theme:
Pedestrian, Safety
Description:
This study investigated and evaluated the feasibility of installing a crosswalk across Mountain View Road at the Old Stage Road intersection to address residents' need and provided field observations, findings and recommendations to the Town elected officials for making an informed decision.
Consultant:
(none)
Geography:
Williston

Bikeway Connectivity, Pedestrian Safety, and Stormwater Management in Burlington’s Old North End

15.7 MB
Year:
2020
Theme:
Bicycle & Pedestrian, Stormwater, Transportation
Description:
The CCRPC and the City of Burlington partnered to identify options to improve connectivity for low-stress bicycling, improved pedestrian crossings, and stormwater management in the southwest section of the Old North End – one of Burlington’s densest and most diverse neighborhoods. The final report includes conceptual designs and conceptual cost estimates for the preferred alternatives connecting Battery Park, the Old North End Neighborhood Greenway, the Depot Street Neighborhood Greenway, and the Lakeview Terrace Neighborhood Greenway.
Consultant:
Toole Design Group
Geography:
Burlington