Year
Theme
Description
Consultants
Geography

MobilityShare Final Report – CarShare Vermont

Year: 2016
Theme:
Description:

MobilityShare was launched in 2012 by CarShare Vermont with significant funding from a private foundation. The primary goal in developing this program was to improve the accessibility and equity of our local transportation system by making our carsharing service more available to low-income residents. In 2015 CarShare Vermont received a UPWP grant to review, modify, and relaunch MobilityShare program. This report outlines a brief history of the program and changes to streamline and revitalize it.

Size: NAN
Consultant: CarShare Vermont
Geography: Chittenden County

Milton Railroad Street Rail Crossing Study

Year: 2016
Theme: Bicycle & Pedestrian
Description:

Funded by a 2014 VTrans Bicycle/Pedestrian grant award, this scoping study analyzed and evaluated the feasibility of connecting a gap in the sidewalk on Railroad Street extending across the existing railroad crossing. This report analyzes and evaluates existing conditions, provides conceptual alignment alternatives, and provides opinion of probable construction costs.

Size: NAN
Consultant: Toole Desgin Group
Geography: Milton

Economic and Technical Analysis of Key Employee Commute TDM Strategies

Year: 2016
Theme: Transit, Transportation Demand Management
Description:

This project allowed the City of Burlington to study in more detail the economic costs, technological issues, and other details and logistics associated with the design and implementation of a Universal/Unlimited Access Transit Pass program, and a complementary Parking-Cash Out/ Commute Allowance Program for City employees, as two recommended strategies from the 2015 Transportation Demand Management (TDM) Action Plan.

Size: NAN
Consultant:
Geography: Burlington

Burlington Transportation Demand Management Action Plan

Year: 2015
Theme: Transportation Demand Management
Description:

This plan presents short and long-term transportation demand management (TDM) recommendations for the City of Burlington–as an employer–to help staff reduce congestion, encourage healthy choices, reduce harmful vehicle emissions, and reduce downtown parking demand. A secondary goal of this Action Plan is to provide a model for other employers and employees in downtown Burlington interested in reducing their transportation and parking impacts.

Size: NAN
Consultant: Resource Systems Group Inc.
Geography: Burlington

Report on Invasive Species in Chittenden County

Year: 2015
Theme: Environment
Description:

This report was compiled at the request of the Vermont Senate Committee on Agriculture and the House Agricultural and Forest Products Committee. It gives an overview of the local, regional and state-wide agencies that work to eradicate or prevent the spread of invasive species in Chittenden County. At the end of this document is a list of invasive species currently found in or likely to spread to Vermont, with indication of whether the species is currently present or likely to spread to Chittenden County.

Size: NAN
Consultant:
Geography: Chittenden County

Vermontivate 2015 Report – Appendix

Year: 2015
Theme: Climate, Environment, Public Engagement, Transportation Demand Management
Description:

Vermontivate! is a game of change – not just behavior change, but also attitudes, knowledge, and relationships centered on Energy, Food, Transportation, and Team-Building. Players take on a wide range of challenges which help promote both individual action and community engagement. This is the Appendix to the final report, available as a video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xmEdOKIV-1I.

Size: NAN
Consultant:
Geography: State

Be Car Conscious Summary Report

Year: 2015
Theme: Transportation Demand Management
Description:

Be Car Conscious (carconscious.org) is a fun and interactive outreach campaign paired with an easy-to-use, customizable online calculator that allows people to plug in their car costs and see their full out-of-pocket expenses. This report is a summary of the project, including research and design, strategy for outreach and implementation, as well as the final results and lessons learned.

Size: NAN
Consultant:
Geography: Chittenden County

Blair Park Pedestrian Facility Scoping Study

Year: 2015
Theme: Bicycle & Pedestrian, Sidewalk
Description:

The purpose of this study is to determine a “preferred alternative” for new pedestrian facilities in Blair Park mixed-use subdivsion in Williston.

Size: NAN
Consultant: Stantec
Geography: Williston

Regional Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) Plan

Year: 2015
Theme: ITS, Regional Planning, Transportation
Description:

The regional Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) plan addresses the expanded realm of ITS in Chittenden County and respond to specific recommendations and requirements needed to bring the MPO into compliance with current ITS program standards set by the Federal Highway Administration for development of architecture and strategic plans, as well as the Federal Transit Administration’s National ITS Architecture Policy on Transit Projects.

Size: NAN
Consultant: Cambridge Systematics Inc.
Geography: Chittenden County

Adaptive Traffic Signal Control Feasibilty Study

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.

Size: NAN
Consultant:
Geography: Burlington, Chittenden County, South Burlington