ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS This study was completed by the Metropolitan Area Planning Council (MAPC) in partnership with Toole Design Group and the Town of Manchester-by-the-Sea. MAPC is Greater Boston’s regional planning agency whose mission is to promote smart growth and regional collaboration. Toole Design Group is one of the nation’s leading planning and engineering firms specializing in bicycle and pedestrian transportation. This document was produced with input from Manchester-by-the-Sea’s Complete Streets Task Force comprised of Town staff, local residents, and other stakeholders. MAPC would like to particularly thank Town Planner, Sue Brown, for her coordination, input, and support throughout this process. Funding for this study was provided by MassDOT’s Complete Streets Funding Program.
MAPC Staff: Sarah Kurpiel Lee, Assistant Planning Director Chris Kuschel, Project Manager, Senior Regional Planner McKayla Dunfey, Transportation Intern
Toole Design Staff: Jason DeGray, New England Regional Planning Director Taylor Dennerlein, Transportation Engineer
Complete Streets Task Force: Pamela Beaudoin, MERSD Superintendent Albert Centner, Bike/Ped Committee Chair Greg Federspiel, Town Administrator Todd Fitzgerald, Police Lieutenant Andy Harris, DIP Committee Chair Tom Kehoe, Selectman
Ellen Lufkin, Board of Health Andrea Mainville, Town Accountant Cheryl Marshall, Parks & Rec. Director Michael McDonagh, Manchester Essex Conservation Trust (MECT) Land Stewardship Carol Murray, DPW Director