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A VISION FOR BROADWAY The concept is to add an off-street bike trail to one side of Broadway, keeping five lanes of traffic. In addition, the concept is designed to provide: •Bike access from the Central Lakes Trail to downtown storefronts. •Foundation for enhanced economic vitality. •Enhanced pedestrian environment. •Reduced pedestrian crossing distances by adding intersection bump-outs. •Reduced street width while keeping current lane configuration and traffic capacity. •Comfortable recr...

Is Broadway safe to cross?

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Can you imagine Alexandria's downtown Broadway with sidewalks for pedestrians, curb extensions for safer crossing, a separate land for bicyclists of all ages and abilities, bike racks, benches and signage to help visitors more easily find their way around town?


That is exactly what participants were asked to do at three meetings designed to gather thoughts and ideas about alternate approaches to designing a so-called "Complete Street."

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