Transportation

transportation

Transportation

Chapter Outline

  • Implement Transportation policies that reduce single-occupancy vehicles (e.g., road diets) and make our public transit system more attractive, accessible and beneficial to those with and without private vehicles.
    • Complete streets (Accessibility, Pedestrians, Bicycling, Connection to Public Transit)
    • Improve and incentivize use of Public Transportation (e.g., more frequent, more affordable, more competitive, more effective, etc.). Extend Buffalo’s MetroRail.
  • Electrification of vehicles
    • Charging infrastructure
    • Equitable access to electric vehicles
    • Support for commercial vehicle electrification

We are seeking comments from individuals and organizations on this chapter with a 30 day public comment period. Please get involved and help inform our Erie County Community Climate Action Plan.


Goal -  Broad, aspirational statement of what we want to achieve specific to Transportation

Transportation Goal - Draft Goal Developed

The Draft Goal has been developed, but we are still accepting feedback. Please email sustainability@erie.gov to provide feedback!


Strategies and Action Items - Identify approaches that we take to achieve the goal

Transportation Strategies - Draft Strategies Developed:

Strategy 1 - Active Transport

Strategy 3 - Electric Vehicles

These Draft Strategies have been developed, but we are still accepting feedback. Please email sustainability@erie.gov to provide feedback!


If you have any questions you can contact us at sustainability@erie.gov or below.