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Burlington Comprehensive Pedestrian Route Study

4.5 MB
Year:
1993
Theme:
Bicycle & Pedestrian, Infrastructure, Transportation
Description:
The existing pedestrian routes within the City of Burlington have been characterized by traditional sidewalks, several alleyways, and the bikepath along the lake. Presently, there are several areas of conflict that exist on these different routes throughout the city. This study involved identifying these areas of conflict with recommended improvements as well as suggesting additional innerblock connections from the immediate central-business district to the waterfront.
Consultant:
Dunn Associates Landscape Architects, Stan Clauson Associates Planners, Vanasse Hangen & Brustlin Inc.
Geography:
Burlington

CCPRC Alternative Transportation Plan Maps

4.1 MB
Year:
1993
Theme:
Infrastructure, Municipal Planning, Transportation
Description:
Various maps and memos for the Alternative Transportation Path Plan.
Consultant:
FitzPatrick-Lleweeln Inc.
Geography:
Burlington, Colchester

Pre-Development Planning Study for a Transportation Center

3.2 MB
Year:
1993
Theme:
Infrastructure, Technical Assistance, Transportation
Description:
This study looks to analyze Burlington's waterfront as a potential area for a transportation center, determine necessary program elements and facilities for a multi-modal transportation center, and identifies potential sites.
Consultant:
Dunn Associates Landscape Architects, Stan Clauson Associates Planners, Vanasse Hangen & Brustlin Inc.
Geography:
Burlington

Burlington Waterfront Infrastructure Study

3.5 MB
Year:
1993
Theme:
Infrastructure, Parking, Transportation
Description:
This study is prepared to provide technical supporting data for conceptual infrastructure improvements (i.e. water sewer, storm drainage, roadways, utlilities, parking) for the downtown Burlington Waterfront. This study supercedes the infrastructure study prepared in 1988. This study has evaluated the existing infrastructure and determined what improvements are necessary to meet the needs of the project. A phasing plan is proposed that will utilize the city planned infrastructure upgrades and a public/private partnership to help apportion costs for the proposed developments.
Consultant:
Dunn Associates Landscape Architects, Stan Clauson Associates Planners, Vanasse Hangen & Brustlin Inc.
Geography:
Burlington

Burlington Waterfront Park Traffic Study

756 kB
Year:
1993
Theme:
Bicycle & Pedestrian, Infrastructure, Rail, Traffic, Transportation
Description:
The Act 250 permit approval for the Burlington Waterfront Park requires that a traffic study be completed to assess the conditions at the College Street railroad crossing. This study documents the summer of 1993 pedestrian and vehicular traffic counts as well as a five year projection of pedestrian and vehicular volumes at the crossing locations. The focus of the study is to evaluate the safety of the College Street railroad crossing.
Consultant:
Dunn Associates Landscape Architects, Stan Clauson Associates Planners, Vanasse Hangen & Brustlin Inc.
Geography:
Burlington

Burlington Waterfront Pedestrian Linkages Study

10 MB
Year:
1993
Theme:
Bicycle & Pedestrian, Infrastructure, Transportation
Description:
The City of Burlington has a lively downtown with the picturesque University of Vermont at the top of the hill. A variety of pedestrian connections with sidewalks and alleyways exist between the University and the central business district. However, the central business district and its neighborhoods to the north are physically separated from the waterfront by a steep escarpment north of College Street. The purpose of this study is to begin to re-integrate the city with its waterfront through pedestrian connections.
Consultant:
Dunn Associates Landscape Architects, Stan Clauson Associates Planners, Vanasse Hangen & Brustlin Inc.
Geography:
Burlington

Feasibility Study of Winooski Main Street Pedestrian Bridge

1.4 MB
Year:
1993
Theme:
Bicycle & Pedestrian, Bridges, Infrastructure, Transportation
Description:
A Study that provides analysis and proposes alternatives for improved pedestrian access around the Main Street Bridge in Winooski, VT.
Consultant:
(none)
Geography:
Burlington, Winooski

Vermont Rail Feasibility Study

13.9 MB
Year:
1993
Theme:
Rail, Transit, Transportation
Description:
The Vermont Agency of Transportation, together with the Vermont Rail Council and its team of consultants, has completed this final report of the Vermont Rail Feasibility Study. The goals of the study were to look at opportunities for expanding passenger rail service in the State of Vermont, the feasibility of implementing commuter rail service as part of a Route 7 Reconstruction traffic mitigation program, ways to improve the economic benefits to the State from its rail freight industry, and strategies regarding abandoned or under-used rail rights-of-way. The results of the study have been incorporated into a set of conclusions and recommendations.
Consultant:
LS Transit Systems Inc., R.L. Banks & Associates Inc., Resource Systems Group Inc.
Geography:
State