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NACTO Design Guide Training Designing Streets for Transit

  • 29 Jan 2019
  • 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
  • J. Erik Jonsson Central Library, 1515 Young St, Dallas, TX 75201

NACTO Design Guide Training
Designing Streets for Transit

 

Great cities need great transit systems, and great transit needs better streets.

For cities and regions to grow sustainably and foster equitable access for all residents, unlocking streets for transit is key to providing reliable and efficient movement. Join us for a one-day training workshop on street design tools and strategies to support more effective transit systems, and facilitate safe movement for all users of an urban street. Learn the state of the practice from NACTO's Transit Street Design Guide, and apply those lessons during an interactive and energizing program.

Register to join us for a one-day Designing Streets for Transit Workshop on Tuesday, January 29, 2019, to be held at J. Erik Jonsson Central Public Library in Dallas, or Wednesday, January 30,  2019, to be held at NCTCOG. The  National Association of City Transportation Officials will host these Transit Guide Design Workshops.

 

Training Modules:

  • Transit Street Design: Transit Lanes & Transitways; and Priority at Intersections
  • Transit-Supportive Systems:  Stations & Stops; and Aligning with Streets
  • Case Studies from cities across North America

Apply these lessons to a hands-on design charrette to a corridor in the Dallas-Fort Worth region.


Date:  January 29 or January 30, 2019

(Note: The same material will be presented at both workshops.)

  

Time:   8:30 am to 4:30 pm.  
Sign-in begins at 8:00 am. Lunch is provided.

 

Place:  

Tuesday, January 29
J. Erik Jonsson Central Public Library
1515 Young St., Dallas, 75201

Wednesday, January 30
NCTCOG
616 Six Flags Dr., Arlington, 76011

 

Cost:   $10

 

Register for a one-day workshop at nctcog.org/tsregister

 

The training includes lunch, and registrants may purchase a copy of the NACTO Transit Street Design Guide at a discounted rate of $40 (Purchase is optional but must be completed by January 11 to receive the Guide at the workshop.)

 

Please register early to ensure your seat for a one-day course.  We cannot accommodate refunds; however, someone may attend in your place. 

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email with further room location and parking information. 

 

Continuing Education:  8 Credits

This course is eligible for AICP Continuing Education and Engineering Professional Development Hours.  Attendance must be verified and a course survey must be completed.  Additional instructions will be provided onsite.

 

Contact Barb Walsh at bwalsh@nctcog.org  or (817) 695-9245 for additional information.


CONTACT US

(682) 231-2036

PO Box 470474
Fort Worth, TX 76147

rachel@TarrantTransitAlliance.org

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