VTrendlines: Vermont’s traffic congestion (via Burlington Free Press)

 The Burlington Free Press wanted to know how traffic congestion in Chittenden County is being addressed and turned to Michele Boomhower, CCRPC’s Assistant/MPO Director. (September 16, 2014)

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Effective October 1, Using a Handheld Cell Phone While Driving is Illegal

Vermont will become the 15th state to ban the use of any handheld portable electronic device while driving.

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Public Hearing Notice: Public Engagement Plan Draft Review

A Public Hearing will be held on October 15, 2014 at the Chittenden County Regional Planning Commission office in Winooski on the CCRPC’s Public Engagement Plan draft.

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Regional Highway Safety Forum: 10/1

Presented by the Vermont Highway Safety Alliance, this is an opportunity to learn about the resources and partners available to you and your community as we strive toward safety for all highway users.

Wednesday, October 1, 8-3pm
Champlain Valley Expo, Essex Junction
[Agenda]

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VTrans Accepting Applications for the Transportation Alternatives (TA) Program

The TA Program provides funds to either develop scoping (feasibility) studies or to develop projects that lead to construction. Applications are due, postmarked or in-hand, by Thursday, October 16, 2014.

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Aug 012014
 

Request for Proposals Available

Development Scenario Analytical Tool Consultant Services for the Town of Shelburne, VT

Deadline: September 26, 2014, 4:00pm

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Railyard Enterprise Project (REP), City of Burlington

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Railyard Enterprise Project
 

North Avenue Corridor Study

The study will specifically consider how the street operates for the different user groups who might use the corridor (pedestrians, bicyclists, motorists, deliveries, transit, and emergency responders).

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North Ave
 

Electric Vehicle Planning Resources Available

CCRPC has collaborated with Vermont Energy Investment Corporation (VEIC) to develop planning studies on future EV adoption and EV charging equipment locations, a how-to guide for installing EV charging equipment, and model bylaw language for new charging installations.

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EV
Apr 202014
 

Regional Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) Plan Update

This project will update the current ITS architecture and project development plan for Chittenden County that reflects the region’s ITS needs and meets the federal requirements in developing a regional ITS Plan.

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CIRC Alternatives Process

News, press coverage and project updates.

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CIRC
 

Exit 17 Scoping Study

The Exit 17 Interchange and the adjacent intersection of US 2 and US 7 experiences significant congestion during peak travel hours.

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Exit 17 Scoping Study
 

Chittenden County Regional Climate Action Guide

The purpose of this guide is to establish a common understanding of the regional issues associated with climate change, identify priority regional strategies and actions, and provide guidance for municipalities, employers, and individual actions.

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