Last Updated: 07/12/2022

Latest Update

7/12/2022 Update:
Following input and review from the Public Meeting and the Transportation Commission, City Staff will present the W Main Bike Boulevard Improvements project to the Board of Public Works on August 17th. To register for public comment, please go to the Meeting Schedule page on the City Clerk website. The agenda will be posted and registration available closer to the meeting date.

Project Overview

The City is proposing improvements to the W Main St Bike Boulevard to enhance the safety and accessibility for bikers of all ages and abilities. Potential Improvements include the following:

  • Rectangular Rapid Flashing Beacon (RRFB) and median island improvements for the W Main bike/pedestrian crossing at Proudfit St.
  • Raised crossing and bump-outs at the Southwest Path Crossing at W Main St.
  • Bump-outs on the southern and eastern corners of the W Main St and S Bedford St intersection.
  • Resurface all asphalt pavement on W Main St between Proudfit St and S Fairchild St.
  • Other signage and marking improvements along W Main St.

View the full map of proposed improvements.

Project Limits

W Main St: Proudfit St to N Fairchild Street

Project Schedule

Planning/Design: 2022
Construction: 2023

Public Involvement

There are a number of points of contact during this project where the public is encouraged to give feedback as part of public information meetings and public hearings. Dates, times and locations are indicated below:

Public Information Meetings

May 17, 2022 Public Information Meeting PowerPoint Presentation

May 17, 2022 Public Information Meeting Recording 
 

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City Process, Meetings

Common Council: Fall 2022
Board of Public Works: Fall 2022