Alternative 1: One-Way Whiting Avenue

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Opportunities

1. Separated bike lanes can be implemented along Whiting Avenue to accommodate
bicyclists.

2. Eliminates eastbound drop-offs and U-turn maneuvers on Whiting Avenue

3. Fewer vehicle conflicts in front of High School. Removal of existing safety concerns with parents dropping students off on the opposite side of the street.

4. Reduces traffic on Whiting Avenue from the neighborhood to the south on Morse
Avenue and Fulton Street.


Impacts
1. Increases delay to the northbound approaches at:
High Street / Mt Vernon Street
High Street / Recreation Road

2. Eastbound traffic through school area rerouted to High Street and Walnut Street.