Complete Streets 301: Transit Street Design (Virtual)
Date: 9/9/2020 9:00 AM - 9/10/2020 11:00 AM
This training will provide an overview of street design tools and strategies to support more effective transit systems, and facilitate safe movement for all users of an urban street. Topics will include access to transit through multi-modal networks, transit supportive bus stops, and transit street/intersection design. A hands-on design charrette for a transit corridor.
Attendees will receive a link to register via Zoom after registering here. Please register on Zoom to receive the link for this meeting.
Note: These 300 training series are shorter, topic focused discussions, meant as additional Complete Streets resources. Alone, this training does not fulfill the Complete Streets training obligation for eligibility in the Complete Streets Program.
COVID policy update
We are required to consider the safety of our attendees during these virtual classroom trainings. As such, the following policy has been implemented for the safety of all of our participants.
If any participants will be sharing a screen for the coming class, inform the training coordinator, Brenda Codella at email@example.com, ahead of time. - UMTC can send circular discs to towns/departments to mark distances, mail masks and trial size hand sanitizers if needed.
There will be a Safety Briefing at the beginning of the training session to announce these protocols, to do our part in stopping the spread of COVID-19.
If participants are in the same room:
Participants must be 6’ apart and wearing masks. (UMTC team members have been told to stop a class if they see that these requirements are not being followed)
Virtual meeting video must be turned on when possible to increase interaction, confirm attendance, and encourage social distancing
|Stephen||MassDOT District 5|
|Emily||Safe Routes to School|
|Grace||Mass Commission for Blind|
|Justin||BETA Group, Inc.|
|Tyler||BETA Group, Inc.|
|Michael||Massachusetts Commission for the Blind|
|Steven||City of Lone Tree|
|Adriaunna||Environmental Partners Group, Inc.|
|Benny||Environmental Partners Group, Inc.|
|Amy||Howard Stein Hudson|
|Elizabeth||TEC, Inc. (MA)|
|John||Greenman-Pedersen, Inc. (MA)|
|Soni||Tetra Tech, Inc.|
|Carolyn||Greenman-Pedersen, Inc. (MA)|
|Steve||Environmental Partners Group, Inc.|
|Jonathan||MDM Transportation Consultants|
|Jill||The Carroll Center|
|David||Watson Active, LLC|
|Wing||Green International Affiliates|
|Rik||Town of Provincetown|
|Abi||City of Boston|
|Tom||Town of Dennis|
|Seth||Central Transportation Planning Staff (CTPS)|
|Viola||City of Somerville|
|Jennifer||City of New Bedford Planning Department|
|Paul||Old Colony Planning Council (OCPC)|
|Cindy||MA Commission for the Blind (MCB)|
|Glenn Ann||Brockton Area Transit Authority (BAT)|
|Mary||Central Transportation Planning Staff (CTPS)|
|Chavella||Madison Park Development Corp|
|John||Town of Lexington DPW|
|Tanya||Vermont Agency of Transportation (VTrans)|
|Henry||University of Massachusetts Amherst (UMass)|
|Laurie||Old Colony Planning Council (OCPC)|
|Albert||Massachusetts Port Authority (MassPort)|
|Dawn||City of Northampton|
|Sheila||Town of Lexington|
|Jeffrey||Department of Conservation and Recreation|
|Brian||City of Worcester|
|Kathy||Brockton Area Transit Authority (BAT)|
|Meg||MA Commission for the Blind (MCB)|
|Bob||Town of Templeton DPW|
|Alfredo||City of Newton|
|Chenyuan||Central Transportation Planning Staff (CTPS)|
|Franklin||North Carolina DOT|
- Conor Semler
Senior Planner at Kittelson & Associates, Inc.
- Caitlin Tobin
PE, Senior Engineer at Kittelson & Associates, Inc.