The City of Albany has initiated a Complete Streets Traffic Planning Study for the Washington Park Area. The study will evaluate pedestrian, bicycle and vehicle traffic circulation within the area, using a Complete Streets approach to enable safe, convenient, and comfortable travel/access for users of all ages and abilities regardless of their mode of transportation.
The purpose of this complete streets study is to:
Identify transportation network enhancements that honor the historical nature of Washington Park.
Reduce or minimize the negative effects of traffic in the study area.
Consider mobility and access for park users of all abilities including pedestrians, bicyclists, motorists, emergency access, parking impacts, and special events.
Spring Summer/2021 – Existing Conditions
Summer 2021 – Public Involvement
Summer/Fall 2021 – Develop Alternatives
Fall 2021 – Public Involvement
Fall 2021 – Recommendations
Plan to attend the upcoming public meeting event on Monday, July 19 from 4-7 p.m. in Washington Park at Knox Street Mall & Hudson Ave. or complete a brief survey by Sunday, August 1, 2021, to provide your input on this study.