Workshop attendees will learn how to address pedestrian safety issues through design and engineering solutions. The course is best suited for engineers, planners, traffic safety and enforcement professionals, public health and injury prevention professionals, and decision-makers who are seeking ideas and solutions for making changes to the physical environment that improve safety for pedestrians.
Workshops are FULL. Please email Diane Dohm at firstname.lastname@example.org to be placed on the waitlist.
Location: METRODate: February 6th – 7th, 2018Time: 8:00am – 4:30pm each day
Location: H-GAC, Conference Rooms 2 B & CDate: February 8th – 9th, 2018Time: 8:00am – 4:30pm each day
This workshop featured presentations by local and national experts about making the region more bike friendly.
Agenda and Speaker Information
PresentationsOur Great Region: Becoming a Bicycle Friendly Region Jeff Taebel, H-GAC
Economic Benefits of Complete Streets Robin Stallings, BikeTexas
What is Bicycle Friendly Bill Nesper, League of American Bicyclists
Bicycle Friendly – We did it! – The Case Study Laura Spanjian, City of Houston
The Role of Advocacy in Creating Bike Friendly Communities Jack Sanford, BikeTexas
This workshop covers the plan for phased implementation of a system of long-term regular pedestrian and bicycle counting and monitoring sites in the 8 county H-GAC Transportation Management area.
Agenda and Handouts Guide Workshop Presentation
HandoutsTRAFx Infrared Trail Counter BrochureWhen and Where To Do CountsIn-Office Preparations ListSample e-mail to Police and Fire DepartmentH-GAC Agreement: Loan of Pedestrian Monitoring Equipment Sample Field Data Inventory Sheet Pedestrian Counter TRAFx Equipment Reference In-Field Installation Steps In-Field Steps to Take Down Counters H-GAC Bicycle Pneumatic Tube Counter Tip Sheet
Diane Dohm, AICPSenior Planner713email@example.com