Complete Streets 201: Designing Your Streets For People - North Adams

Date: 10/12/2022 9:30 AM - 10/12/2022 4:00 PM

Location: North Adams Public Library
74 Church Street

North Adams, Massachusetts

Capacity:

3/25



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. 

Each session has a 25attendee maximum with no walk-ins accepted. 

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. 

These is no cost to attend.

 

Registration
Amount

No Cost
Register by 10/13/2022
Private Sector

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No Cost
Register by 10/13/2022
Public Sector

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

 
Attendees
First Name Affiliation
K Town of Ashfield
Colin Windham Regional Commission
Paul Town of Ashfield
Instructors
  • Michelle Danila
    Complete Streets Engineer at MassDOT
  • Eileen Gunn
    Associate at Fuss & O'Neill, Inc. (Quincy)
  • Conor Semler
    Senior Planner at Kittelson & Associates, Inc.
  • Caitlin Tobin
    PE, Senior Engineer at Kittelson & Associates, Inc.