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    David Plazak

    [IowaAPA] Iowa Access and Corridor Management Workshop

    Iowa Access and Corridor Management Workshop

    A free one-day workshop for engineers, planners, and other
    transportation professionals in Iowa
    About the workshop

    During the workshop, you'll learn

    * The ten basic principles of access management.
    * The safety and traffic flow benefits of good access management.
    * The business and land development impacts of improved access
    * How to identify access management problems using crash data and
    other data sources.
    * Practical access management problem fixes.
    * Access management "do's" and "don'ts."
    * Effective ways to work with the public, business owners, land
    owners, and developers on access management projects.
    * How land use planning affects access management success
    negatively and positively.
    * How to effectively manage access at the highway corridor level.
    * How intergovernmental agreements are being used in Iowa to
    manage access along corridors.

    Each workshop participant will receive an extensive electronic and
    print library about access management.
    Dates and locations

    * Friday, October 14, Gateway Center Hotel, Ames
    * Friday, October 21, Quality Inn Highlander Hotel, Iowa City
    * Friday, October 28, Buena Vista University, Storm Lake

    Workshops will run from 8:30AM until 4:00PM and will include a box lunch.
    Who should attend

    These workshops are free for

    * Iowa Department of Transportation staff,
    * metropolitan planning organization staff and officials,
    * regional planning affiliation staff and officials,
    * city and county staff and officials, and
    * connsultants who are doing work for the above organizations.

    There is a limit of approximately 100 attendees per workshop location.

    Free for eligible participants. See list above.

    Registration is limited to 100 people per workshop location.

    Register online or register by e-mail or phone:

    Georgia Parham
    Center for Transportation Research and Education
    2901 South Loop Drive, Suite 3100
    Ames, IA 50010-8632

    E-mail: gparham (AT) iastate (DOT) edu
    Phone: 515-294-2267
    Fax: 515-294-0467
    Registration deadline

    Please be sure your registration is received within seven working days
    of the workshop you plan to attend.

    * Dale Harrington, P.E.
    Mr. Harrington has been involved in the planning and design of a
    number of successful access management projects in Iowa. He is the
    principal author of the Iowa Statewide Urban Design Standards that
    pertain to access management.
    * David Plazak, AICP
    Mr. Plazak has conducted considerable research around the
    Midwest on the safety and economic impacts of access management. He is
    a member of the Transportation Research Board Committee on Access




    Contact Georgia Parham, gparham (AT) iastate (DOT) edu, 515-294-2267, with questions.


    * Iowa Department of Transportation
    * CTRE
    * Midwest Transportation Consortium
    Last edited by NHPlanner; 05 Oct 2005 at 2:28 PM.

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