Complete Streets 201: Designing Your Streets For People (Virtual)

Date: 10/19/2020 1:00 PM - 10/20/2020 3:30 PM

Location: Virtual


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Capacity:

27/50


Overview

Course Description
 
This virtual live instructor led 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 course will be held over two, two-hour sessions held on back-to-back days. The elements discussed will be applied through a design exercise, that will include a 30 minute homework assignment between the first and second day. The following will be covered each day:
 
Day 1/Session 1: 
• Introductions 
• What is complete streets?
• Overview of MassDOT’s Complete Streets Funding Program
• Designing for Walking
• Designing for Biking
• Introduce Homework: Design Exercise

Day 2/Session 2:
• Designing for Transit
• Signal Design
• Review Design Homework activity (Virtual group activity)
• Public Engagement
• Wrap up/Course Survey

Each session has a 50 attendee maximum. 

Attendees will receive links to the two classes after registering for the course.  

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. 

 
Attendees
First Name Affiliation
Neel Town of Falmouth Bicycle and Pedestrian Committee
Richard GM2 Associates, Inc.
Matthew MA Association of Health Boards (MAHB)
Gabriella Madison Park Development Corporation
Margaret Private Citizen
Kenneth Bayside Engineering, Inc.
JoAnn Town of Falmouth Bicycle and Pedestrian Committee
Ed MassBike
Scott Town of Falmouth Bicycle and Pedestrian Committee
Valerie Town of Duxbury, MA
Chris Private Citizen
Lynda Newcomers Biking Chair
Michael Private Citizen
Jason VHB
Edward Town of Falmouth Bicycle and Pedestrian Committee
Judy Pavers by Ideal
Timothy Greenman - Pedersen, Inc.
Edward Town of Falmouth
Donald Town of Bellingham
Paul Town of Falmouth
Matthew City of Framingham
Ralph Town of Falmouth
James Town of Falmouth
Faye Central Mass Regional Planning Commission (CMRPC)
Carol Town of Paxton
scott Town of Falmouth
Travis Paxton DPW
Instructors
  • Conor Semler
    Senior Planner at Kittelson & Associates, Inc.
  • Caitlin Tobin
    PE, Senior Engineer at Kittelson & Associates, Inc.