Pedestrian Safety and Bus Service Design Joint Technical Workshop

Please join members of ITE, APA, and YPT for a joint technical workshop at the Baltimore Impact Hub on Tuesday, July 9, 2019.  Topics will include bus service design and associated impacts on pedestrian safety.  This session is part of a training series on pedestrian and bicycle safety being supported by the Maryland Strategic Highway Safety Plan through the Maryland Highway Safety Office.

It is anticipated that PDH’s will be available for this event.

AGENDA

5:00 PM – Doors Open, Sign-In, and Networking

5:30 PM –  Welcome from APA, YPT, and ITE Hosts

5:45 PM – Presentation by Tom Hewitt, Director of Service Development at MDOT MTA, on Bus Service Design and Pedestrian Safety

  • Stop Placement and Design
  • Accessibility and Legibility
  • Prioritizing Improvements
  • New MDOT MTA Bus Stop Design Guide
  • Communication and Stakeholder Coordination
  • Interactive Game: Practice What You Learned

7:15 PM – Q&A and Networking

8:00 PM – Event Space Closes

COST:

  • ITE/APA/YPT Members: FREE
  • Non-Members: $5

Food and non-alcoholic beverages will be provided. The Impact Hub is BYOB, so you are welcome to bring other beverages with you.

Please click on the link below to register for this event.

Registration

Should you have any questions, please contact Adam Greenstein (410-246-3843; adam.greenstein@wsp.com) for further details.

Sincerely,

Adam Greenstein, WDCSITE Baltimore Area Director

WDCSITE

adam.greenstein@wsp.com

410-246-3843

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