Complete Streets 201: Designing Your Streets For People (Virtual)
Date: 10/19/2021 9:30 AM - 10/20/2021 11:30 AM
This virtual live instructor led training will provide an in-depth technical review of various Complete Streets design elements in rural and suburban contexts. Attendees will learn:
• Benefits of Complete Streets in rural communities;
• 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, 2.5 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:
• 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:
• Signal Design
• Review Design Homework activity (Virtual group activity) • Public Engagement • Wrap up/Course Survey
The workshop is intended for Engineers, Designers, and Planners who are interested in developing Complete Streets solutions for municipal roadways, particularly in rural communities. Municipal representatives requiring training eligibility for the Complete Streets Funding Program are encouraged to attend.
Each session has a 50 attendee maximum.
Attendees will receive links to the class after registering for the course. You will receive a confirmation email with additional information. Please contact Brenda Codella at email@example.com if you did not.
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.
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 contact Stephanie Cottrell at firstname.lastname@example.org or 413-800-2655 as soon as possible to discuss reasonable accommodations for your access needs.
If you are having trouble registering, please email email@example.com or call (413) 545-2604 for assistance.
|Connor||Fuss & O'Neill Inc. (Springfield)|
|Maria||Town of New Canaan|
|Thomas||T.Y. Lin International (MA)|
|Karen||Michael Baker International|
|Kara||Chilmark Conservation Commission|
|Jessica||South Central Kansas Coordinated Transit Council, Inc.|
|Peter||Howard Stein Hudson|
|Kortni||Town of Weston, Massachusetts|
|Gary||City of Attleboro|
|Elika||Town of Weston|
|Tim||Town of Chilmark|
|christine||NYSDOT Region 1 Operations|
|Michelle||Town of Royalston|
|Paul||Town of Boylston|
|Nancy||Town of Rochester|
|Michele||Town of Leyden|
|Jonathan||Town of Southwick DPW|
|Karen||City of Concord (NH)|
|Noreen||Town of Holbrook|
|Kathy||Town of Northborough|
|Todd||Town of Brookline|
|Alison||Town of Chilmark|
|Mark||Town of Hampden Highway Department|
|Frederic||Town of Northborough|
|Tiger||Town of New Canaan (CT)|
|Dan||Town of Brookline|
|Jeff||Pioneer Valley Planning Commission (PVPC)|
|John||Town of Gill|
|Evan||Cape Cod Commission|
|Keith||Town of Royalston|
|Nicholas||New Hampshire DOT (NHDOT)|
|William||Town of Brookline|
|Thaddeus||Town of Provincetown|
|Amber||Department of Veterans Affairs|
|Jordan||Town of Watertown|
- Conor Semler
Senior Planner at Kittelson & Associates, Inc.
- Caitlin Tobin
PE, Senior Engineer at Kittelson & Associates, Inc.