Access Management

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Access Management

is the planning, design and implementation of land use and transportation strategies in an effort to maintain a safe flow of traffic while accommodating the access needs of adjacent development.



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Utility Agreements and Permits

Why Access Management?

Too many driveways, intersections and closely-spaced traffic signals along major roads cause problems:




commercial node
Commercial node

What are the benefits?

Effective access management will:


    • Reduce congestion and crashes
    • Preserve road capacity and postpone the need for roadway widening
    • Improve travel times for the delivery of goods and services
    • Ease movement between destinations
    • Support local economic development