Imagine a multilane urban/suburban roadway where traffic is heavy, yet moves well; accommodates drivers, pedestrians, and bicyclists; allows easy entry to and exit from businesses and other destinations; and has fewer crashes and other conflicts. Chances are this road is benefitting from corridor access management, a strategy that seeks an appropriate balance between the safety and mobility of a roadway facility with the access needs of adjacent land uses.
- How much development can be realistically absorbed in this area?
- How will market area be sustained?
- What message will be crafted for key stakeholders?
Measures of Effectiveness
- Market Area (Sustainability)
- Natural Environment
Implementation and Integration
- Public Involvement/Information
- Access Controls
- Land Use Controls
- Formative Measures/Revisiting
Design Considerations of a Corridor Retrofit