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Academy Blvd. Corridor Great Streets study report FINAL 


Academy Blvd Short Term Recommendations

Academy Blvd Challenges

Academy Blvd Long Term Recommendations

Academy Blvd Opportunities

Appendix 1 - Introduction

City Council Resolution

Academy Blvd Corridor Profile Summary

Appendix 2 - Vision, Goals, and Objectives

Academy Blvd Charter

Appendix 3 - Public Participation Plan


Community Presentation Summaries

Press Releases

Press Releases Spanish

Public Meeting Flyer

Newsletter - February 2011

Newsletter - January 2011

Newsletter - December 2010

Newsletter - June 2010

Mayors Institute on Community Design Meeting Summary

Appendix 4 - Land Use Vision Plan

Map of Key Notification and Analysis Parcels

Colorado Boulevard Comparison

Appendix 5 - Transportation Elements

Travel Demand Modeling Summary

Access Management Summary

Transit Existing Conditions Summary

Typical Cross Section

Step 1 Screening Criteria Matrix

Step 1 Screening Criteria Definitions

Step 2 Screening Criteria Matrix

Step 2 Screening Criteria Definitions

East West Traffic Considerations

Appendix 6 - Funding Options and Implementation

Academy Blvd Corridor Potential Incentives Options

Undergrounding Electric Transmission

Characteristics of Implementation Components

Matrix of Component Implementation

Matrix of Component Interdependence



April 11, 2011 Presentation to Colorado Springs City Council



Short Term Recommendations

Long Term Recommendations

Display Boards Great Streets Public Meeting #2 - January 26, 2011

Full Vision Plan

Phased Vision Plan

Funding Options

Overall Project Vision: Corridor Revitalization

Roadway Access Strategies

Access Conditions

Selecting An Alternative Step 1

Selecting An Alternative Step 2

Great Streets Ideas

Land Use

Node Diagram


Traffic Volume 1

Traffic Volume 2

Transit Service Options

Next Steps for This Plan

Next Steps for the Project

Great Streets Public Meeting #2 - January 26, 2011

Great Streets Stakeholders Alternatives Meeting - November 12, 2010

Screening Criteria for Alternative Elements and Features - November 12, 2010

Definitions for Alternative Elements/Features - October 14, 2010

Academy Boulevard Corridor Ideas Summary - September 7, 2010

Public Meeting Summary - August 25, 2010

City Council Update - June 7, 2010

Chartering Meeting Minutes - March 30, 2010

Academy Boulevard Corridor Revitalization Plan Update and Status - City Council Informal Meeting, February 9, 2009

Academy Boulevard Corridor Profile Preliminary Summary of Findings - January 12, 2009

Restructuring the Commercial Strip: A Practical Guide for Planning the Revitalization of Deteriorating Strip Corridors