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Exit 14 Signal Systems Assessment Study – Lane use Assessment

4.4 MB
Year:
2018
Theme:
ITS, Traffic
Description:
This study is a supplemental to the Exit 14 Signal Systems assessment study to investigate traffic operations at the Williston Road and Dorset Street, Dorset and Kennedy Drive intersections.  This study analyzed traffic operations with an alternative lane use by converting one of the two existing westbound left turn lanes on US 2/Williston Rd. into a third through lane and limit use of the far-right westbound lane to traffic destined to the Holiday Inn or the I-89 northbound ramp, and converting the exclusive northbound right turn lane on Dorset Street into a shared through/right turn lane at the Kennedy Drive intersection.
Consultant:
Stantec
Geography:
South Burlington

Exit 14 Area Signal Systems Assessment Study

10.3 MB
Year:
2018
Theme:
ITS, Traffic, Transportation
Description:
This study evaluated traffic signal equipment  for 13 intersections along US Route 2 and Dorset Street in the vicinity of I-89 Exit 14 in Burlington and South Burlington for compliance with current signal design standards and ability to support new traffic control technologies. The study identified short, medium and long range improvements and developed cost estimates for proposed improvements.
Consultant:
Stantec
Geography:
Burlington, South Burlington

Williston Road Network Transportation Study – Phase II

73.7 MB
Year:
2017
Theme:
Corridor, Transportation
Description:
The Williston Road Network Transportation Study evaluates the segment of Williston Road between Dorset Street and Hinesburg Road. The Study seeks to understand how the transportation system in South Burlington will be impacted by future land use objectives associated with the City Center development and other proposed projects in South Burlington. The study develops short, medium and long term transportation strategies for meeting the City’s goals for City Center and the surrounding area.
Consultant:
VHB
Geography:
South Burlington

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