Complete Streets

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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.

Study Objective

The purpose of this complete streets study is to:20210525_Center Square Basemap_121011-02

  • 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.

Project Schedule

  • Spring Summer/2021 – Existing Conditions
  • Summer 2021 – Public Involvement
  • Summer/Fall 2021 – Develop Alternatives 
  • Fall 2021 – Public Involvement 
  • Fall 2021 – Recommendations 

pop up eventPlan 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. 

Please email with any project related questions.