Design alternatives will be developed based on input received from project stakeholders and interested parties. These will be evaluated and recommendations brought forward at the Interested Parties Meeting #2 on February 25, 2014. The meeting is in the Mezzanine Conference Room of City Hall at 701 E Broadway from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM.
The information posted below is in DRAFT form. There may be changes which take place based on reviews of the material prior to the meeting of February 25. It should also be stressed that the upcoming meeting is a series of meetings designed to capture public input, incorporate input from all parties, and develop materials based on input received. Changes may still occur after the public comment section of the second Interested Parties meeting on February 25 based on feedback from the meeting.
IP Meeting #2 - February 25 from 4:00 to 7:00 PM at 701 E Broadway in the Mezzanine Conference Room
Project Challenges and Oppertunities - click here
Project Area and 2009 Pedestrian Study Recommendations - click here
What Did We Hear You Tell Us? - click here
Summarizing comments received from the public outreach efforts and how they impacted evaluation of alternatives
Alternative Evaluation - Alternatives A, B, and C - click here
Shows alternatives with similar characteristics of a full-corridor median and vertical element to channelize pedestrians; restricted left-turns; and mid-block, signalized crosswalks.
Alternative Evaluation - Alternatives D and F - click here
Shows alternatives with similar characteristics of a partial median providing a pedestrian haven in the center-lane; left-turn access similar to existing conditions; and mid-block, signalized crosswalks.
Alternative Evaluation - Alternatives G and E - click here
Shows alternatives with similar characteristics of a full-corridor median that restricts left-turns; and mid-block, signalized crosswalks. ALT F provides a vertical element with landscape opportunities. ALT H has no vertical element, limiting change of pedestrian behavior.
Alternative Evaluation - Alternative H - click here
Shows alternative with a full-corridor median and vertical element to channelize pedestrians; restricted left-turns with the exception of a fully-signalized intersection at Wilson Avenue to provide left-turn access into the East Campus neighborhood. No additional pedestrian crosswalks are included.
Proposed Traffic Changes in Corridor - click here
Provides recommendations for traffic improvements or changes that will reduce the impact of the displaced traffic due to the restrictions on left-turns on College Avenue.
Design Team "Preferred Alternative" Recommendation - click here
Provides renderings of the recommendation of the CASE Project design team for a project to be carried into final design.
Project Process and Next Steps - click here
Update to board from IP Meeting #1