Complete Streets 302: Safety Countermeasures (Virtual)

Date: 9/29/2020 9:00 AM - 9/30/2020 11:00 AM

Location: Virtual


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Capacity:

50/60


Overview

Description:  

This training will help professionals better understand what is a holistic approach to implementing safety countermeasures along complete streets. The course will review common countermeasures, the appropriate contexts where countermeasures can be most effective, and give an overview of current safety manuals and research. How to fund a safety project will also be discussed. 

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.
Please remember:
If any participants will be sharing a screen for the coming class, inform the training coordinator, Brenda Codella at bcodella@umass.edu, 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

Registration
Amount

Free
Register by 9/30/2020
Private Sector

Register

Free
Register by 9/30/2020
Public Sector

Register

If you are having trouble with registration, please call 413-545-2604 for assistance.

 
Attendees
First Name Affiliation
Olivia MassDOT Highway Division
Eric MassDOT
Stephen MassDOT District 5
Steven GPI
Constance Private Citizen
Emily Safe Routes to School
Justin BETA Group, Inc.
Tyler BETA Group, Inc.
Dave AECOM
Michael Massachusetts Commission for the Blind
Steven City of Lone Tree
Adriaunna Environmental Partners Group, Inc.
Raymond AECOM
Benny Environmental Partners Group, Inc.
Amy Howard Stein Hudson
Michael Jacobs Engineering Group
Valerie Town of Duxbury, MA
Robin City of Colorado Springs
Elizabeth TEC, Inc. (MA)
John Greenman-Pedersen, Inc. (MA)
Soni Tetra Tech, Inc.
Jason VHB
Martin Town of Pagosa Springs
Steve Environmental Partners Group, Inc.
Jill The Carroll Center
Wing Green International Affiliates
Rik Town of Provincetown
Abi City of Boston
Daniel Town of Arlington
Tom Town of Dennis
Seth Central Transportation Planning Staff (CTPS)
Kate Hilltown Community Development Corporation
Jennifer City of New Bedford Planning Department
Paul Old Colony Planning Council (OCPC)
Cindy MA Commission for the Blind (MCB)
Jeff Town of Natick
Chavella Madison Park Development Corp
John Town of Lexington DPW
Tanya Vermont Agency of Transportation (VTrans)
Laurie Old Colony Planning Council (OCPC)
Albert Massachusetts Port Authority (MassPort)
Dawn City of Northampton
Jeffrey Department of Conservation and Recreation
Brian City of Worcester
Meg MA Commission for the Blind (MCB)
Bob Town of Templeton DPW
Alfredo City of Newton
Fernando Town of Firestone, CO
Vincent DCR Quabbin Watershed
Franklin North Carolina DOT
Instructors
  • Conor Semler
    Senior Planner at Kittelson & Associates, Inc.
  • Caitlin Tobin
    PE, Senior Engineer at Kittelson & Associates, Inc.