Last updated: 10/2/19
Neighborhood Traffic Calming Program
What is the NTCP?
The Town's Neighborhood Traffic Calming Program (NTCP) implements engineering, education, and enforcement to slow speeding traffic on residential streets. The NTCP is administered by the Public Works & Utilities Department in conjunction with the Transportation & Safety Committee (TSC).
Status of Current Requests
Castle Peak Avenue
In 2018, two temporary speed humps were installed between Rock Creek Circle and Mt. Sopris Way. Both temporary speed humps have been replaced with permanent installations.
Rock Creek Circle
A neighborhood meeting took place on June 24, 2019 to discuss traffic calming on Rock Creek Circle and a potential mid-block crossing on Coalton Road between The Summit and Community Park. View the presentation materials.
Several options for traffic calming measures have been developed for Rock Creek Circle. Comments from residents will be solicited through a neighborhood survey in late summer with TSC action in October, 2019. View the survey results.
South Coal Creek Drive at Akron Place
A concrete median island has been installed on South Coal Creek Drive to enhance pedestrian protection at this intersection. The street work is complete with signing recently installed. Note that in conjunction with this project, the Speed Limit on South Coal Creek Drive has been reduced to 25 MPH. Attention to this change is drawn by installation of orange flags and posting of a speed radar trailer.
Pitkin Avenue, north of Rock Creek Parkway
One temporary speed hump has been installed between Roggen Way and Riverbend Street. A neighborhood meeting was held on September 25th to discuss traffic calming options. View the meeting presentation. View the meeting summary.
Speed and count data are being collected on W. Yarrow Circle between Rock Creek Circle and Hyacinth Way. A neighborhood meeting will be held in fall 2019 to discuss traffic calming options.
Speed and count data are being collected on Riverbend Street between Indiana Street and Seibert Court. A neighborhood meeting will be held in the fall of 2019.
S. 76th Street & Sycamore Street
A neighborhood meeting was held on on April 4th, 2019. View the notes from the neighborhood meeting. This intersection was discussed at the TSC meeting on June 3, 2019. View the notes. View the meeting materials. An improvement concept has been developed and comments will be solicited through a neighborhood survey in late summer 2019, with TSC action in October, 2019. View the survey results.
How to Apply
Town staff accepts NTCP applications year-round and evaluates them on an annual basis. Familiarize yourself with the NTCP guidelines and review process by viewing the NTCP checklist and submit an application to staff for review.
Public Works & Utilities Director
303-499-3675 ext. 111