Key Input Groups General Public Stakeholder Working Group (SWG) Corridor Residents Business Owners Interested Stakeholders Technical Advisory Committee (TAC) Regional Transportation Commission (RTC) City of Reno Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT) Consultant Technical Staff
Study Goals Improve pedestrian, ADA, and bicycle safety and connectivity to businesses, residents, and existing facilities Ensure vehicular progression and Level of Service to balance improvements for all modes Foster meaningful community participation for the entire corridor Riverside Dr.California Ave.
Study Goals Coordinate improvements with development, residential and business needs Identify logical, buildable phases to maintain progress over time Highlight aesthetics and improve the user’s experience throughout the corridor Keystone at I-80 Reno High School
Example Deficiencies and Potential Solutions Issue: 2. Poor pedestrian routing and circulation Opportunities: Add signing to avoid south sidewalk dead end Consider ramping at Foster overpass versus existing stairs Include full pedestrian facilities with any new intersection design
Example Deficiencies and Potential Solutions Issue: 25. Crash rate is higher (3.05) than statewide averages (2.41) Opportunities: Propose safety improvements such as refined signal timing, signal coordination, and eliminating permitted left turn movements Review and implement NDOT Roadside Safety Audit recommendations
Example Deficiencies and Potential Solutions Issue: 36. Difficulty backing in/out of residential driveways that front Keystone Opportunities: Incorporate buffer space in proposed Keystone roadway section if possible
Keystone Avenue Bridge Over the Truckee River Originally built in 1966 The bridge is in poor shape Sufficiency rating 28 / 100 “Structurally deficient” Does not provide pedestrian or bicycle facilities The California / Keystone intersection and the Truckee River Flood Project are key considerations
Next Steps Complete Existing Conditions Analysis Finalize Corridor Goals Develop and Evaluate Alternatives Bring Alternatives Forward for Input Keystone and Kings Row
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