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I-81 Corridor Study

The study recommendations will affect the community and client for the next 50 years

  • 12 MI

    Studied Roadway

  • 76

    Bridges in Corridor

  • 1M

    SF Bridge Deck Area

  • Syracuse, New York

    Syracuse, New York

Public participation to identify the community’s transportation needs, enhance sustainability, and protect the environment

The Interstate 81 corridor is metropolitan Syracuse’s primary north-south travel and commuter route. I-81 was built in the 1950s and needs to be upgraded, presenting the New York State Department of Transportation (NYSDOT) and the communities with many opportunities as ideas for improvements are developed. Public participation has been critical to the corridor study and will continue to have an important role as NYSDOT and other regional planning partners work to identify the community’s transportation needs, and enhance sustainability and environmental stewardship. The corridor study efforts have involved the metropolitan Syracuse community in a thoughtful, deliberative dialogue to study and evaluate various strategies based on documented transportation needs and contributing factors in the I-81 corridor.

The study was undertaken to identify the transportation system condition and environment, focusing mainly on I-81; to identify transportation and community needs; and to assess and identify potential strategies that are worthy of detailed evaluation. The intent is to consider a long range outlook to determine the best strategies to serve existing and future needs in the I-81 corridor.

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Jon Hartley, Associate, Transportation Engineer

As a transportation engineer with diverse projects and clients, I see each day as an adventure on the road to improving our communities.
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James Hofmann , Principal

I am driven by the ability to see our vision become reality, proving that one action, one project, can make a difference.

Matthew Maher, Senior Associate

Safety is a core tenet of our company, as well as my area of expertise, to design roads, sidewalks, and bike lanes that get us home safely.

Jon Hartley

Associate, Transportation Engineer

James Hofmann


Matthew Maher

Senior Associate

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