Colchester Ave: Bikeways, Parking, and Intersection Safety

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Public Meeting #2: January 11, 2021, 6:30-8:30pm via Zoom
A meeting was held to solicit feedback on proposals to enhance mobility and safety on Colchester Avenue. Proposed solutions include accommodating parking and improving the safety at the East Avenue intersection.

Colchester Avenue has undergone significant study and improvement over the past ten years. This study builds upon this work to further improve bicycling infrastructure, manage parking, and increase safety at East Avenue while supporting local businesses. The final report will identify a package of improvements to achieve the study’s goals.

The study is sponsored by the City of Burlington Public Works Department in conjunction with the Chittenden County Regional Planning Commission (CCRPC).

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STUDY AREA

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PUBLIC PARTICIPATION

All meetings and participation opportunities will be listed here. Want to join the project email list to stay up to date on progress and meetings? Contact Jason Charest, Project Manager.

Public Meeting (# 2): January 11, 2021, 6:30-8:30pm via Zoom
The meeting solicited feedback for potential alternative designs. | Meeting Agenda » | Presentation (Video) » | Presentation (PDF) » | Meeting Recording »

Public Meeting (# 1): December 4, 2019, Open House 6:00, Meeting 6:30-8:30pm, UVMMC McClure Conference Room, 111 Colchester Ave.
The meeting was an opportunity to hear from community members about issues and concerns in the study area. The consultant team  provided an introduction to the study, an overview of the decision-making process, schedule, participation opportunities, and existing conditions. | Agenda » | Presentation » | Meeting Notes »

The study is sponsored by the Chittenden County Regional Planning Commission and the City of Burlington. As such, the public involvement process is informed by the CCRPC’s Public Participation Plan and the City of Burlington Public Works’ Public Engagement Plan.

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DOCUMENTS

  • Scope of Work »
  • Schedule
  • Project Goals
  • Study Alternatives
  • Preferred Alternative & Implementation Plan

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Previous Studies

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ADVISORY COMMITTEE

The role of the Advisory Committee is to represent a range of perspectives; review study materials and provide feedback; communicate with and provide updates to their organizations/constituents; and participate in developing the vision, goals, options, and recommendations. Ultimately, the City Council will consider and endorse the final recommendations of the Study.

Advisory Committee Meeting (#3): Late February/Early March 2021 (Tentative; Details TBD)

Advisory Committee Meeting (#2): March 19, 2020, 6-8pm (VIA SKYPE)

Advisory Committee Meeting (#1): January 29, 2020, 6-8pm, CCRPC Office (110 West Canal St., Suite 202, Winooski)

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CONTACT

For more information, please contact Jason Charest, CCRPC Senior Transportation Planning Engineer, at (802) 846-4490 x *32.

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