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Thanks Deb...looks good...Natalia, note the name change : Rubenstein School
of Environment and Natural Resources



At 01:02 PM 4/29/2004 -0400, you wrote:
>Natalia, I took the opportunity to expand your initial draft, added some
>clarification and turned it into a memo to the City Council.  Please make
>changes for accuracy, etc. Thanks, Deb
>
>
>MEMORANDUM
>
>TO:     Burlington City Council, Staff and Mayor Clavelle
>FROM:  UVM Service Learning Class
>RE:     TDM Project, Business Survey results and findings
>DATE:   April 29, 2004
>
>As concerned citizens and students of the University of Vermont, we are
>participating in a service learning class project to help the City of
>Burlington and the region advance transportation solutions for downtown
>Burlington. Our class is comprised of students from two schools: the
>School of Business Administration and the School of Natural Resources. The
>focus of our project is on parking and traffic issues in downtown
>Burlington.  Results and findings (reflect two semesters of work) will be
>presented. Specific information will be distributed at your meeting.
>
>Working with local and regional transportation planners, the Chittenden
>County Transportation Authority and CATMA (a transportation management
>association serving several institutions), our goal is to identify the
>most suitable transportation demand management (TDM) practices for the
>area. As part of our project, we conducted a survey of downtown businesses
>including employer attitudes about parking, transportation behavior of
>employees, and programs and services they would like to know more about.
>
>
>
>Debra L. Sachs, Director
>Alliance for Climate Action
>585 Pine Street
>Burlington, VT  05401
>802-865-7330
>802-865-7500 Fax
>802-658-8487 (Hm Office)
>
>-----Original Message-----
>From: Natalia Fajardo [mailto:[log in to unmask]]
>Sent: Thursday, April 29, 2004 9:53 AM
>To: [log in to unmask]
>Subject: Insert
>
>Mary,
>--
>Here is the summary to be included in the Council members packets before the
>meeting.
>
>
>*********************************************************************
>
>As concerned citizens and students of the University of Vermont, we have been
> >participating in a service learning project partnering the School of
> Business
> >Administration and the School of Natural Resources to address parking and
> >traffic issues in downtown Burlington.
> >
>Working with local and regional Transportation Management Asociations, our
> >goal has been to identify the most suitable transportation demand management
>(TDM)practices for the area. As part of our project, we conducted a survey of
> >downtown
>businesses that explored parking and transportation  behavior of employees.