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Dorset Street Corridor Signals Retiming Study

4 MB
Year:
2017
Theme:
ITS, Traffic Signal
Description:
This study is a part of the Exit 14 Area Signal Systems assessment study which focused on the traffic signal infrastructure assessment.  This study focused on evaluating the existing signal timing plans and developed recommended updated signal timing plans for intersections along Dorset Street in South Burlington. The study corridor includes Dorset Street between Williston Road/US 2 and Kennedy Drive.  The recommended signal timing plans were developed considering commuter peak period traffic volume data.
Consultant:
Stantec
Geography:
South Burlington

South Burlington, VT Pedestrian and Bicycle Feasibility Study

38.8 MB
Year:
2017
Theme:
Bike and Ped
Description:
The Chittenden County Regional Planning Commission (CCRPC) and the City of South Burlington (City) initiated this scoping study to analyze and evaluate the feasibility of additional sidewalk and shared use paths at four (4) proposed study site locations. This report analyzes and evaluates existing conditions, provides conceptual alignment alternatives, and details opinion of probable construction costs. Preferred concept alternative alignments as identified with the Project Steering Committee (PSC), through the public participation and outreach during the scoping study process, are highlighted within this scoping study.
Consultant:
Toole Design Group
Geography:
South Burlington

Chamberlin Neighborhood Final Report with Appendices – 2016

15.7 MB
Year:
2017
Theme:
Land Use, Transportation
Description:
This project was a collaborative effort between the City of South Burlington, Burlington International Airport, and the adjoining Chamberlin Neighborhood, facilitated by CCRPC with consulting assistance by RSG, intended to help each party understand dynamics, relationships, and impacts that each has upon the other; and ultimately, to help the neighborhood identify short-, medium-, and long-term improvements that could be made to help minimize adverse impacts of Airport operations, and to help make the neighborhood more livable.
Consultant:
RSG
Geography:
South Burlington

South Burlington Pedestrian and Bicycle Feasibility Study

38.8 MB
Year:
2017
Theme:
Bicycle & Pedestrian
Description:
The CCRPC and the City of South Burlington initiated this study to analyze and evaluate the feasibility of additional sidewalk and shared use paths at four (4) proposed study site locations: Allen Road (Baycrest Drive to Spear Street); Dorset Street (Autumn Hill Road to Dorset Street/Nowland Farm Road/Old Cross Road intersection); Airport Parkway (Kirby Road to Lime Kiln Bridge); and Spear Street (from shared use path south of Davis Road to US Route 2 Jug Handle/East Terrace). This report analyzes and evaluates existing conditions, provides conceptual alignment alternatives, and details opinion of probable construction costs. Preferred concept alternative alignments as identified with the Project Steering Committee (PSC), through the public participation and outreach during the
scoping study process, are highlighted within this scoping study.
Consultant:
Toole Design Group
Geography:
South Burlington

Adaptive Traffic Signal Control Feasibilty Study

10.3 MB
Year:
2015
Theme:
Corridor, ITS, Traffic, Transportation
Description:
This document is the final report summarizing comparative performance analysis and potential significant improvements in traffic flow using SURTRAC adaptive traffic signal control system along 2 study corridors in Burlington and South Burlington.
Consultant:
(none)
Geography:
Burlington, Chittenden County, South Burlington

Williston Road Network Transportation Study: Phase I – Initial Technical Evaluation

3 MB
Year:
2015
Theme:
Bicycle & Pedestrian, Corridor, Traffic, Transportation
Description:
The Williston Road Network Transportation Study evaluates the section of Williston Road between Dorset Street and Hinesburg Road. The Phase I effort includes a summary of existing and future conditions along the corridor as well as an initial screening of potential alternatives. Phase I includes the development of a subarea traffic model which, along with the Chittenden County Regional TransCAD transportation model, evaluates different future transportation strategies including increased use of transit, biking walking and carpooling.
Consultant:
Vanasse Hangen & Brustlin Inc.
Geography:
South Burlington

South Burlington Parks Access Improvement Study

3.2 MB
Year:
2014
Theme:
Bicycle & Pedestrian, Environment, Municipal Planning, Parking, Parks, Recreation, Safety
Description:
In 2014, at the City’s request, the CCRPC hired Stantec to undertake an assessment of public places through the lens of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). The report focused on the City’s parks – their facilities, grounds, as well as parking areas.
Consultant:
Stantec
Geography:
South Burlington

Driving Change: A Policy Guide for TDM Integration in South Burlington

1.3 MB
Year:
2014
Theme:
Policy, Transportation Demand Management
Description:
This report is intended to provide the City of South Burlington with a road map to establishing and implementing an effective and comprehensive TDM program. The strategies outlined in this report represent national best practices, and have been assessed with specific consideration given for application in South Burlington’s unique context.
Consultant:
Campus Area Transportation Management Association
Geography:
South Burlington

I-89 Exit 14 Slip Lane & Intermodal Intercept Parking Facility

11.4 MB
Year:
2013
Theme:
Bus, Park and Ride, Parking
Description:
A project scoping study for a new interstate off-ramp and an intermodal intercept parking facility at Exit 14 in South Burlington. This location lies at the point of highest daily traffic in Chittenden County and the State.  It has the potential to serve bus transit as well as become a shuttle terminal for downtown Burlington, the University of Vermont, Fletcher Allen Health Care, Champlain College, Burlington International Airport and other South Burlington commercial and retail businesses.
Consultant:
Resource Systems Group Inc.
Geography:
South Burlington

Shelburne Road Corridor Study – South Burlington

4.7 MB
Year:
2012
Theme:
Corridor, Transit
Description:
The Shelburne Road Corridor Study evaluates existing and future land use and transportation conditions along Shelburne Road (US 7 from GE Health in South Burlington to the Burlington City Line) and identifies system deficiencies for all modes of transportation; develops the future vision and goals for the corridor; and develops short- and longer-term recommendations that address varied travel needs, including those of motorists, transit riders, pedestrians, bicyclists, and freight carriers. The study also considers the corridor’s context as well as broader objectives related to economic development and quality of life in developing and evaluating recommended improvements.
Consultant:
Cambridge Systematics Inc., Parsons Brinckerhoff, Third Sector Associates
Geography:
South Burlington