Each topic contains a discussion of issues and goals, and describes how the City and its partners will go about accomplishing these goals.

Development Guide

Development Guide


Current Conditions

Criteria for Prioritization

(ranked by Priority, 1 being highest priority)

The analysis of sidewalk need is illustrated below. It includes the following considerations:

  • Any street in an urban LUTA
  • How well the immediate areas is served by existing sidewalks
  1. Responsive Populations – Area of low or moderate income households and proximity to existing transit system.
  2. Connectivity to Schools and Parks – Prioritize opportunities to connect the existing sidewalk network to schools and parks.
  3. Connectivity to Existing Networks – Prioritize locations that join existing networks.
  4. Neighborhood Revitalization – Neighborhoods that are identified for revitalization.
  5. Urban Commercial Districts – Established or emerging Urban Commercial districts that need pedestrian connectivity.