Analysis of Performance
- Traffic volume-weighted average travel times (in minutes/mile) on City arterial streets including Harmony, Horsetooth, Drake, Prospect, Mulberry, Taft Hill, Shields, College, Lemay and Timberline during the p.m. peak period on weekdays.
- Q3 '20 travel times were down 9% compared to Q1 '20.
- Q3 '20 travel times were down 14% compared to the previous 5-year average for Q2.
- Q3 '20 travel times were remain lower than normal due to the reduced volumes experienced related to COVID-19 Saver at Home orders. Overall, traffic volumes were down 8% in Q3 compared to typical pre-COVID numbers.
Why Is This Important?
City Organization Impact on Performance
High – Virtually everyone in the City is impacted by the transportation system. While there are many external factors -- particularly economic factors that impact the operation of the City transportation system, there is still much that the City can do in terms of policies, priorities, planning and operations that affect the performance of the system.