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I-89 Urban Transportation Improvements

67.6 MB
Year:
2003
Theme:
Corridor, Transportation
Description:
This study analyzed several potential improvements to the I-89 corridor between Exits 12 and 15, including the Exit 12B interchange. While the study was initiated as an Environmental Assessment, it stopped well short of this and recommendations were made to proceed separately with several individual projects. Traffic projections and environmental screening were performed including potential wetland and archaeological impacts within or near the Interstate right of way (ROW), as well as potential air and noise impacts.
Consultant:
DuBois & King Inc., Resource Systems Group Inc.
Geography:
South Burlington, Williston

Vermont Route 2A Corridor Study: Final Study Report and Corridor Plan

21.1 MB
Year:
2003
Theme:
Corridor, Infrastructure, Transportation
Description:
The purpose of the proposed modifications to the Route 2A corridor is to preserve the ability of the roadway to accommodate the increased numbers of vehicles now using the corridor as well as those expected in the future without sacrificing the existing character of the corridor or its ability to serve as a local community road providing access to the businesses and residents within its corridor.
Consultant:
Wilbur Smith Associates
Geography:
Williston

TOD Planning: Market Analysis, Development Opportunities & Fiscal/Economic Impact

11.1 MB
Year:
2003
Theme:
Corridor, Transit-Oriented Development, Transportation
Description:
CCMPO engaged DMJM+HARRIS and Basile, Bauman, Prost and Associates, Inc. (BBP Associates) to work with the communities of Winooski, Colchester, Essex and Essex Junction to help develop TOD concept plans for the areas surrounding the proposed passenger rail stations.
Consultant:
Basile Baumann Prost and Associates Inc., DMJM+Harris
Geography:
Colchester, Essex, Essex Junction, Winooski

Route 15 Corridor Improvement Plan Burlington to Essex Rail Project: Travel Demand Modeling Methodology and Results

1.6 MB
Year:
2002
Theme:
Corridor, Modeling, Transportation
Description:
The purpose of the study is to determine the corridor’s performance with a coordinated signal system. In addition, this study identifies opportunities and constraints for improving intersection and corridor performance. To evaluate performance a model was developed and calibrated through field observations.
Consultant:
DMJM+Harris, Resource Systems Group Inc., Smart Mobility Inc.
Geography:
Burlington, Essex, Essex Junction, Winooski

Financial and Institutional Strategy Route 15 Corridor Improvement Plan: Burlington-Essex Rail Project

423.9 kB
Year:
2002
Theme:
Corridor, Economic/Finance, Rail, Transportation, Western Corridor
Description:
The purpose of this report is to present the institutional and financial strategy for implementing the Rt. 15 Corridor Improvement Plan, including the Burlington to Essex Rail Project, and to address the larger transit funding and institutional issues that are raised by the plan.
Consultant:
AECOM Consulting Transportation Group, DMJM+Harris
Geography:
Burlington, Essex, Essex Junction, Winooski

East Hill Road Capacity & Transportation Improvement Plan

24.7 MB
Year:
2002
Theme:
Corridor, Safety
Description:
In 2000, the City of Burlington began to explore various design alternatives for the intersection of Shelburne Road (Route 7 and South Willard Street) commonly known as the Shelburne Road "Rotary". This area has been of concern to city officials in regards to current and future traffic flow and safety. The community also desired to enhance the location as a prominent gateway to the downtown.
Consultant:
Resource Systems Group Inc.
Geography:
Burlington

Shelburne Road Rotary Redesign Project: Burlington, Vermont – Final Report

8.6 MB
Year:
2002
Theme:
Corridor, Safety
Description:
In 2000, the City of Burlington began to explore various design alternatives for the intersection of Shelburne Road (Route 7 and South Willard Street) commonly known as the Shelburne Road "Rotary". This area has been of concern to city officials in regards to current and future traffic flow and safety. The community also desired to enhance the location as a prominent gateway to the downtown.
Consultant:
Forcier Aldrich & Associates, Oman Analytics, Robert A. White ASLA
Geography:
Burlington

Lake Champlain Byways Corridor Management Plan (2002)

7 MB
Year:
2002
Theme:
Corridor, Lake Champlain, Recreation
Description:
The Lake Champlain Byways Corridor Management Plan summarizes strategies and actions to enhance and create opportunities for travelers to enjoy the region by train, ferry, bike, boat, horse, plane and automobile. This Plan is a work in progress. Changes are encouraged. Like the communities along the Lake, this Plan should evolve over time.
Consultant:
(none)
Geography:
Chittenden County

Route 127 Colchester Improvements

36.8 MB
Year:
2001
Theme:
Corridor, Infrastructure, Transportation
Description:
In 1998 the Chittenden County Metropolitan Planning Organization sponsored a study of the Route 127 Corridor in Colchester which identified and evaluated the routes physical and functional deficiencies. Standouts among the deficiencies identified included narrow shoulders, substandard intersection geometry, and a lack of facilities for pedestrians, bicyclists and public transit. In 1999 Dufresne-Henry was commissioned to continue the project development process, resulting in this report, which looks at specific sections of the route which have the highest priority and need for improvement and analyzes the suitability of various alternatives.
Consultant:
Dufresne Henry Consulting Engineers Inc., Hartgen Archaeological Associates
Geography:
Colchester

VT Route 2A Initial Scoping Report

33.5 MB
Year:
2001
Theme:
Corridor, Intersection
Description:
This study examines potential improvement to Route 2A in the Towns of Essex and Colchester, between its intersection with VT289 at the southern end and US Route 7 at the northern end. The study includes evaluation of the intersection of Route 2A with Mill Pond Road and East Road
Consultant:
Lamoureaux & Dickinson Consulting Engineers Inc.
Geography:
Colchester, Essex