ResolutionTHAT the City of Greater Sudbury approves the implementation of the pedestrian crossover at Loach's Road and Windle Drive, subject to the approval of the business case being brought forward during the 2019 budget deliberations as outlined in the report entitled "Annual Pedestrian Crossover Program Update", from the General Manager of Growth and Infrastructure, presented at the Operations Committee meeting on July 9, 2018.
Relationship to the Strategic Plan / Health Impact Assessment
This report refers to “providing quality multimodal transportation alternatives for roads, transit, trails, paths, sidewalks, and connecting neighbourhoods and communities within Greater Sudbury” which is identified in the Strategic Plan under the key pillar of Sustainable Infrastructure.
Report SummaryThis report presents an update on the City of Greater Sudbury Pedestrian Crossover Program, including information on monitoring and compliance of those pedestrian crossovers installed in previous years. This report also seeks approval of locations proposed for new pedestrian crossovers to be installed in 2019.
The estimated cost to implement the pedestrian crossover on Loach's Road is $10,000. Funding for the pedestrian crossover will be included in the business case for Road Safety Enhancements which will be considered as part of the 2019 Capital Budget.
The installation of flexible bollards at 5 Type D pedestrian crossovers is estimated to cost $1,500 (5 x $300), and will be funded from the approved 2018 Roads Capital Budget through the Traffic System Improvement budget.