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Department of Public Works

Mansfield Avenue Sidepath

The Department of Public Works is developing the design of the Mansfield Avenue Sidepath project. The sidepath will replace the existing path on the eastern side of Mansfield Avenue from Colchester Avenue to North Street with a wider asphalt path and markings. The project will also include crossing improvements at major intersections. This website will be updated as the project progresses.

Upcoming Meetings:

A public meeting is being held to review the preliminary plans and solicit feedback before moving forward with final plans.

When: Thursday, March 19th, 2020 at 6:30 p.m.

Where: McClure Conference Room at the UVM Medical Center. Free parking will be provided in the garage directly across from the building entrance beginning at 6:00 p.m.


Currently - Depending on the level of input recieved at the March 19th meeting, DPW hopes to have plans completed and advertised for construction by early May 2020, with construction starting in the summer or fall.

March 2020 - Stantec has completed Preliminary Plans. A public meeting will be scheduled for mid-March. 

December 2019 - A public meeting was held on December 17th to present the sidepath concept and collect input and feedback. These notes and a PDF of the concept can be found at the bottom of this page. Stantec will assess the input and requests, and revise the plans accordingly. Plan updates will be posted to this website. The City anticipates moving through preliminary plans by late January, and final plans by late February.

November 2019 - Stantec submitted conceptual plans to the City for Review.

October 2019 - The City held a kick-off meeting with Stantec, and Stantec began working on conceptual plans

September 2019 - The City procured Stantec Consulting Services for design  services.

Project Manager:

Olivia Darisse, PE