Stadium Drive and W. Michigan Avenue Corridor Study

Join us for the Stadium Drive and W. Michigan Avenue Corridor Study from September 30 to October 3.  A variety of public events will be held. During that time, city leaders and transportation professionals will evaluate Stadium Drive and Michigan Avenue between Western Michigan University and the Kalamazoo River.

  • Tuesday, September 30 at 2:00 p.m. Mayor’s Corridor Bike Ride (Begins at northeast corner of Stadium/Oliver)
  • Tuesday, September 30 from 4:30 – 6:30 p.m. Public Meeting at the Radisson to gather input.
  • Wednesday, October 1, Public “Drop In” Hours from 8-9:00 a.m., Noon-1:00 p.m., and from 7-8:00 p.m. at the Radisson
  • Wednesday, October 1, at 7:00 p.m. Pub Crawl (Location information TBD)
  • Friday, October 3, Presenting the Vision Public Meeting from 10:00 a.m. -Noon

Check out the interactive map to place points of interest and your comments!

For more information visit:
The Stadium Drive and Michigan Avenue Corridor Study Facebook Page
or check out the flyer.

Questions?  Contact Steve Stepek by calling 269-343-0766 or via email.

 

Complete Streets Revisions Dated 9-8-2014

A copy of the 3.1 revision of the 9-8-2014 Policy incorporating the recommendation of the Technical Committee and with grammatical corrections can be found here.

The newest revised draft of the Complete Streets Policy is available.  For a copy of the new draft with changes tracked:
KATS CS Policy Rev3 9-8-14-Changes Tracked

For a copy of the new draft without changes tracked:
KATS CS Policy without Tracking

Public comments received to date may be viewed here.

Answers compiled to technical questions relevant to Complete Streets may be viewed here.

Policy Committee Meeting

The next meeting of the Kalamazoo Area Transportation Study will be held on Wednesday, September 24, at 9:00 a.m. at Kalamazoo Metro Transit, 530 N. Rose Street.  Meeting materials can be found by clicking here.

Put the Brakes on Fatalities Poster Contest

This is the last week to enter the Kalamazoo County Road Commission’s “Put the Brakes on Fatalities” Poster Contest.  More information can be found by clicking the links below:

Put the Brakes on Fatalities Information
Contest Rules

Stadium Drive & Michigan Avenue Corridor Study

Between September 30 and October 3, city leaders and transportation professionals will evaluate Stadium Drive and Michigan Avenue between Western Michigan University and the Kalamazoo River. This vital transportation corridor connects WMU, Kalamazoo College, downtown, and adjacent neighborhoods.  For a schedule of public events, please see the flyer: Stadium Drive & Michigan Avenue Corridor Study Flyer.

Technical Committee Meeting

The Kalamazoo Area Transportation Study (KATS) Technical Committee will be meeting on Thursday, September 11, starting at 9:00 a.m. at Kalamazoo Metro Transit, 530 North Rose Street.  Materials relating to the agenda can be found here: Agenda/Materials.

Policy Committee Non-motorized Subcommittee Meeting

The Policy Committee Non-motorized Subcommittee meeting will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, September 4, at Oshtemo Township.