Complete Streets 201: Designing Your Streets For People - Athol

Date: 10/11/2018 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM

Location: Athol Public Library
568 Main Street
Athol, Massachusetts

Capacity:

25/25


Overview

Course Description

This training will provide an in-depth technical review of various Complete Streets design elements.  Attendees will learn:
Benefits of Complete Streets;
Design guidance for people walking, biking, and taking transit;
Methods to balance roadway users and apply flexibility;
Complete Street Funding Program requirements; and
Best practices for public engagement.

The elements discussed will be applied through a site visit (weather permitting) and design exercise. Please wear sturdy shoes and dress for the weather. Hard hats and safety vests will be provided by Baystate Roads. 

Target Audience

The workshop is intended for Engineers, Designers, and Planners who are interested in developing Complete Streets solutions for municipal roadways. Municipal representatives requiring training eligibility for the Complete Streets Funding Program are encouraged to attend. 

8:30 am Registration, 9:00 am Class

These is no cost to attend.

 

 
Attendees
First Name Affiliation
Giovanny Integral S.A
Becky Pioneer Valley Planning Commission
Curtis WSP
Matthew BSC Group, Inc. (Main Office)
Lauren WSP
Dave AECOM
Somaye Green International Affiliates
Nicole Private Citizen
Jake AI Engineers, Inc. (MA)
Danah TEC, Inc. (MA)
Matthew Fuss & O'Neill Inc. (Springfield)
Raymond City of Framingham
Joanna VHB
Tony Alfred Benesch & Co. (MA)
Wing Green International Affiliates
Katie WSP
Natasha City of Newton
Julian University of Massachusetts Lowell (UMass)
Kevin Town of Oakham
Lance Town of Sharon
Dick Town of Athol
Peter Town of Sharon
Allison City of Quincy
Natasha City of Lowell
Kaitlin Town of Maynard
Instructors
  • Michelle Danila
    PE, PTOE, Complete Streets Engineer at MassDOT
  • Eileen Gunn
    Complete Streets Program Manager at MassDOT
  • Conor Semler
    Senior Planner at Kittelson & Associates, Inc.
  • Caitlin Tobin
    PE, Senior Engineer at Kittelson & Associates, Inc.