Welcome to the Burlington Transportation Assessment Survey: Business
What is a Transportation Assessment Survey?
It is a way to collect public input on a variety transportation issues including streets, bike infrastructure, pedestrian infrastructure, and preferences.

What is the purpose?
Your participation will influence the content of Comprehensive Plan and will guide the development of the plan's transportation goals and objectives.

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Which of the following Transportation Demand Management (TDM) programs does your business or place of employment offer?

 
Carpool Parking

     
 
Ride Match Assistance

     
 
Guaranteed Ride Home

     
 
Bicycle Parking

     
 
Transit Subsidy

     
 
Showers & Lockers for Employees

     
 
Direct Deposit for Employees

     
 
Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

     
 
Zipcar or Other Vehicle Share

     
 
Bicycle Share

     
 
Bulletins & Employee Education

     
 
Incentive Programs for Alternative Modes

     
 
Promotional Events

     
 
Flex Hours

     
 
Telecommuting

     
 
Paratransit /  Shuttle Service

     
 
Employee Parking "Buy-Out"

     
 
Other (Please Specify If Applicable)

 
For each of the TDM measures below, please rate on a scale of 1 to 5 (1 being not effective and 5 being highly effective) how effective you have found the TDM measure in reducing vehicle trips and parking demand for your business?

 
Carpool Parking

 
Ride Match Assistance

 
Bicycle Parking

 
Transit Subsidy

 
Showers & Lockers for Employees

 
Direct Deposit for Employees

 
Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

 
Zipcar or Other Vehicle Share

 
Bicycle Share

 
Bulletins & Employee Education

 
Incentive Programs for Alternative Modes

 
Promotional Events

 
Flex Hours

 
Telecommuting

 
Paratransit / Shuttle Service

 
Employee Parking "Buy-Out"

 
Other, Please Specify Then Rate (If Applicable)

 
Other

 
For each of the following types of improvements, rate on a scale of 1 to 10 (10 being highly important and 1 being not important) how important each type of improvement is to you to service your business or place of employment.

 
Traffic Calming Measures

 
Congestion Relief

 
Increasing Capacity on Roadways

 
Reducing Collisions

 
Paving / Repairing Roadways

 
Constructing Sidewalks

 
Adding Bicycle Lanes & Signs

 
Constructing Recreational Trails

 
Increasing Availability of Bus Service

 
Improving Reliability of Bus Service

 
Constructing a Transit Center

 
Providing Rail / Commuter Rail Service

 
Identify any areas of Town where heavy congestion impacts access to your business.

 
Which of the following are available or feasible means for you to use to travel to work?

 
Personal Vehicle

     
 
Carpool

     
 
Walk

     
 
Bicycle

     
 
Bus

     
 
Shuttle Service

     
 
Commuter Rail

     
 
Other (Please Specify If Applicable)

 
What is the means by which you most frequently travel to work?


 
How often do you bicycle to work in good weather conditions?


 
Which of the following do you see as barriers to biking to your place of employment?

 
Traffic Volumes

     
 
Vehicle Speeds

     
 
Truck Traffic

     
 
Dangerous Intersection Crossings

     
 
Lack of Dedicated Bike Lanes

     
 
Lack of Bicycle Detection at Signals

     
 
Other (Please Specify If Applicable)

 
How often do you walk to work in good weather conditions?


 
Which of the following do you see as barriers to walking to your place of employment?

 
Traffic Volumes

     
 
Vehicle Speeds

     
 
Truck Traffic

     
 
Dangerous Intersection Crossings

     
 
Lack of or Poorly Marked Crosswalks

     
 
Lack of Pedestrian Signals/Push-Buttons

     
 
Pedestrian Crossing Times Too Short

     
 
Inaccessible Ramps

     
 
Poor Sidewalk Conditions

     
 
Lack of Sidewalks

     
 
Other (Please Specify If Applicable)

 
How often do you use public transit (bus, rail, etc.)?


 
Which of the following are limitations of the existing public transportation service that impact access to your business?

 
No service provided in my area

     
 
Bus doesn't go where I want to go

     
 
Bus service is not convenient

     
 
It takes too long to get there

     
 
The bus is often late

     
 
There aren't enough buses

     
 
It costs too much

     
 
Bus stops don't have shelters

     
 
The bus doesn't operate when I need to travel

     
 
If you answered Yes to Question 17.i - When would you like travel?


 
Commuter Rail service is not available

     
 
Poor connections to other services

     
 
Other (Please Specify If Applicable)

 
I would use public transit more if...

 
Would public transit improvements improve access to your business?  What improvements?

 
The following questions apply to business owners and developers within the Town of Burlington.  You may skip this section if you do not own a business or have not developed a property within Burlington.  To skip, you can scroll past these questions to t

 
Would a permitting liaison be helpful to facilitate permitting applications with the Town and state agencies?

     
 
Have you used the resources at MassRIDES to assist in implementing TDM programs for your business?

     
 
Are you aware of the services that MassRIDES offers to employers and employees?

     
 
Would you be more likely to open a business or develop a property within Burlington if there was a predictable method to determine trips impact and mitigation fees?

     
 
Do you find the current zoning regulations on parking provisions to be a hardship to your business or development of a future business?

     
 
If you answered YES to question 15.e, please explain.

 
Please describe any current policies or regulations that pose a barrier to development of a new business or operation of your current business within the Town of Burlington.

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