Hear from the states: Multimodal Development and Delivery
Thursday, December 17, 1:00 pm Central (2 pm Eastern, noon MT, 11 am PT)
M2D2 is a technical assistance approach that helps transportation agencies meet changing demands on their systems by building internal capacity to plan, design, construct, operate, and maintain context-sensitive transportation networks that work for all modes of travel. Through a series of workshops, agencies can identify ways to update documents and decision-making approaches to meet and balance the needs of motorists, freight handlers, bicyclists, pedestrians, transit riders, and other travelers in a variety of contexts.
Fall 2015 Community of Practice
November 4-5, 2015
Westin Detroit Airport, Michigan
SSTI’s fall 2015 Community of Practice meeting will be held November 4-5, 2015. The meetings focus on peer-to-peer interaction between CEOs of state departments of transportation. These meetings allow attendees to share ideas and learn from one another’s experiences leading state DOTs. The meeting is open to state DOT CEOs and is by-invitation to others. For more […]
FHWA efforts to make safer, more livable streets easier to build: Myths and proposed changes
Monday, November 2, 2015
Since launching the Safer People, Safer Streets Initiative in 2014, USDOT has engaged safety experts, existing and new stakeholders, local officials, and the public on a range of targeted strategies to encourage safety for bicyclists and pedestrians on and around our streets, including bus stops, transit stations, and other multimodal connections. Through these discussions, a […]
Equity and Transportation
Wednesday, July 15, 2015
Join us for a discussion of equity and transportation. How can we measure the equity impacts of transportation investments? And how can we ensure that walking and biking investments meaningfully address the mobility and safety needs of urban and rural disadvantaged communities while not directly or indirectly leading to the displacement of low-income residents?
DOT sustainability directors meeting
June 10-11, 2015
Sheraton Grand Sacramento Hotel, California
Caltrans and SSTI will host a meeting for senior state DOT staff with key responsibilities for sustainability. The meeting will both explore topics related to implementing sustainable practices as well as creation of a sustainability directors network.
Intercity buses and state DOTs: Improving connections and information
Friday, April 24, 2015
Intercity buses are once again a popular way to travel. On-line booking and ticketing, wi-fi on board, and curbside pick-up have made bus travel comfortable, convenient, and competitive with other options. But information is scattered over many websites, and bus lines may not connect with each other, making planning a multi-city trip difficult. What is the […]