Highland Avenue Possible Widening
The City hosted a Highland Avenue Public Meeting on Tuesday 1/14. The purpose of this meeting was to discuss 2020 road work projects and possibly the widening of the street. Public comments & feedback were accepted through 1/22. Below are comments received.
- All public comment received CLICK HERE
- Comments from Highland Avenue residents between Dixie and Ross directly affected by the project CLICK HERE
- Meeting Presentation CLICK HERE
- Meeting handouts & key points discussed CLICK HERE
Highland Avenue Public Meeting
WHEN: Tuesday, January 14
TIME: 6:30 PM
WHERE: Beechwood School Cafeteria
- After 2 years of waterline projects, Highland Avenue will be resurfaced in 2020.
- The time to consider widening of Highland from Dixie Highway to Ross Avenue is now.
- Prior to any decisions being made, the City would like to get your input.
Highland Avenue Traffic Study 2019
The city is conducting a traffic study of Highland Avenue to identify issues and evaluate possible solutions. A public meeting was held on Tuesday, January 15, to seek public comments. Public comments were also accepted through the website until January 25th.
There were four stations each identifying a separate issue along with potential solutions that participants commented on.
- Station One – Traffic congestion and potential turn lane
- Station Two – On street parking
- Station Three – Sight distance concerns at intersection of Highland Ave and Lucerne Ave
- Station Four – Other concerns not identified
- Highland at Dixie Traffic Study – 12/2013
- Highland Avenue Traffic Study – 2003/2004
- Beechwood School Site Circulation Review – 9/2016
- Beechwood Road Traffic Study (Dixie Highway to Deauville Court) – 11/2013
Stealth Stat Traffic Survey
The stealth stat includes a radar unit which counts the number of vehicles and their speed. It is always mounted on a sign closest to the road to get the best results. The stealth stat is placed in various locations around the City in areas of concern. CLICK HERE to report a speeding concern.
Follow this link (http://bit.ly/fmpdspeedmap) to view an interactive map of recent locations of our radar speed signs and StealthStat radar device. The link will take you to a Google map with the locations highlighted. Click on any location to get more information about the speed study results.
- Superior Drive – 10/2018
- Pleasant Ridge – 5/2018
- Pleasant Ridge – 4/2018
- Kathleen Drive – 3/2018
- Pleasant Ridge – 3/2018
- Beechwood Road Stealth Stat Traffic Survey – 11/2017
- Highland Avenue Stealth Stat Traffic Survey – 1/2017