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ROUTE 224 STUDY



Published: Wed, July 20, 2005 @ 12:00 a.m.



ROUTE 224 STUDY

Goals and objectives

Meetings with local government officials, business owners and residents in Boardman and Canfield townships led to a list of goals and objectives for the U.S. 224 Corridor. Each goal is followed by objectives.

1. Reduce congestion in the corridor.

U Improve traffic flow.

U Improve travel time.

U Improve signage and pavement markings.

2. Improve safety.

U Reduce crashes.

U Reduce the number of access points.

U Safer access from side streets.

3. Preserve the economic viability of the corridor.

U Address access to businesses.

U Address parking lot flow.

U Establish cross-easements (interconnect parking lots).

U Encourage shared parking.

4. Reduce auto use within the corridor.

U Improve pedestrian routes.

U Investigate shuttle bus services.

5. Educate corridor drivers.

U Inform nonlocals of easiest routes.

U Increase awareness of traffic safety (maintaining distance between vehicles and proper use of dual left-turn lanes).

U Increase awareness of illegal practices.

6. Make the corridor environmentally friendly.

U Improve streetscaping.

U Avoid impacts to historic structures.

U Enhance green space where possible.

U Minimize impacts to Mill Creek and Boardman parks.

U Protect water resources.

Comments on these goals and objectives will become a list of alternative solutions. Stakeholders will look at the proposal and will have a say in which recommendations are feasible.

Source: 224 Corridor study group




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