Lafayette Boulevard Multimodal Corridor Study
Consultant: Kimley-Horn and Associates, Inc.
Sub-consultant: Cordell & Crumley (Public Involvement)
Funding: $300,000 (RSTP)
Completion Date: October 2009
The Lafayette Boulevard Multimodal Corridor Study focused on modifications to the corridor to improve conditions on Lafayette Boulevard for all modes of transportation between downtown Fredericksburg and US 1.
The Lafayette Boulevard corridor was divided into four sections, based on the general character of development and land uses at its border and recommended corridor modification measures. The recommended corridor plan includes tailored recommendations for each of the following four sections:
Downtown Fredericksburg Section (Sophia Street to Sunken Road)
Chapter 1 – Introduction
Chapter 2 – Existing Conditions
Chapter 3 – Future Conditions
Chapter 4 – Recommendations
Chapter 5 – Implementation
06/17/2008 – Facelift in planning stage for Lafayette Blvd.
10/12/2008 – Lafayette Boulevard needs improvements, public says
03/17/2009 – FAMPO ready for input meeting
09/28/2009 – Pedestrians might find Lafayette friendlier someday
06/18/2007 – FAMPO Resolution 07-31, Endorsing a Grant Request to the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) for a Grant to Conduct a Multimodal Corridor Evaluation of Lafayette Boulevard Employing the TRANSIMS Modeling Program