MUTCD Update - What You Need to Know

Date: 8/15/2024 1:00 PM - 8/15/2024 3:30 PM

Location: Virtual


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Capacity:

32/50



Overview

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Course Description:
This session will provide information on the recently enacted updates to the Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices (MUTCD). As a follow-up to previous sessions where we discussed traffic signs and pavement markings, we’ll begin with an overview of the new 11th Edition MUTCD and highlight important changes to signs, pavement markings, speed limits, bikes and buses, and other areas of the manual that local communities should be aware of.

Target Audience:
Municipal and State officials, Public Works Professionals, anyone responsible for the adoption, implementation, and maintenance of pavement markings and traffic controls.

After registration you will receive a Zoom link for this class in your registration confirmation email.

Accommodations for Disabilities: UMTC endeavors to provide an inclusive learning environment for all. If you require special services or arrangements to fully participate in this workshop, please email Stephanie Cottrell or call 413-800-2655 at least 14 days prior to the event. Such services are provided free of charge.
 

Registration
Amount

$70.00
Register by 8/15/2024
Private Sector

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$35.00
Register by 8/15/2024
Public Sector

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If you are having trouble registering, please email admin@umasstransportationcenter.org or call (413) 545-2604 for assistance.

Please be advised, cancellations must be received no later than 7 days prior to the event, or the registration fee will not be refunded.

 
Attendees
First Name Affiliation
Kenneth FHWA (MA)
Joel WSP (MA)
Benjamin GPI Boston
Radu Kittelson & Associates, Inc.
Eric McClure
Stephan GM2 Associates, Inc.
Sterling Town of Bedford DPW
Sky Town of Milton
Tony Town of Franklin DPW
Jason Town of Dennis
Charles Town of Chester
Timothy Town of Dennis
Sam Town of Brookline
Rob Town of Chatham DPW
Morgan Town of Natick
Harrison Town of Franklin
Kenneth Town of Barnstable
Jeff Pioneer Valley Planning Commission (PVPC)
Adrienne MA Municipal Association
Samuel MA Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR) (Boston)
Khyati Pioneer Valley Planning Commission (PVPC)
Elena City of Melrose
Ron Town of Yarmouth
Corey Town of Arlington
Jeanette Town of Bedford
Carlos Town of Franklin DPW
Kerry Town of Hopkinton
Jesse Town of Bellingham
Laurie Franklin Regional Council of Governments (FRCOG)
Matt Town of Winchester
Michael Town of Bedford DPW
mahendra MA Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR) (Boston)
Instructors
  • Richard Benevento
    Sr. Vice President Transportation Business Line Leader at Tighe & Bond (Woburn)
    Rich Benevento has over 40 years of experience in the facilitation and administration of transportation infrastructure improvement projects. He has a diverse background in transportation planning, engineering and regulatory permitting serving local, State and federal agencies and private sector clients. He is a recognized expert on federal and state funding programs for transportation projects having secured hundreds of millions of dollars in state and federal funding for cities and towns throughout Massachusetts.

    Rich is a member of the Massachusetts State Transportation Innovation Council (STIC). Working with MassDOT and FHWA the council focuses on all aspects of accelerated project delivery. Rich also serves on the Massachusetts Municipal Association’s Policy Committee on Public Works, Transportation and Public Utilities. 

    Since 2007 Rich has served as Chairman of the City of Beverly’s Parking and Traffic Commission. Rich also serves as Chairman for the Town of Middleton Zoning Board of Appeals. Prior these roles Rich served on the Beverly Conservation Commission from 1995 to 2001 and was Chairman of the Town of Danvers Conservation Commission from 1989 until 1995. He has served on many other municipal Boards and Committees. He previously served as Secretary of the Essex County Highway Association from 2000 to 2014. 

    Rich is the 2013 Past President of the American Public Works Association New England Chapter and has served as the APWA National Delegate for New England. In August 2022 he was appointed to the APWA National Board of Directors. In 2018 Rich was recognized as a Life Member of APWA with over 30 years of continuous service. Rich was the recipient of APWA's 2019 Distinguished Service to Public Works Award, the highest award bestowed on a member. In June 2022 Rich received the APWA New England Chapter 2022 Distinguished Service to Public Works Award and in 2007 was the recipient of the Essex County Highway Association Distinguished Service Award.