2021 Update to the Focused Approach to Safety (FAS)

Since 2004, FHWA has used the FAS to identify areas of opportunity and to offer priority assistance to select Focus States toward reducing fatalities and serious injuries on the Nation’s highways. Periodically, the FAS is adjusted and updated based on current data and program evaluation. The 2021 FAS is based on the focus areas of […]

Transportation Symposium Webinar Series: Innovative Tech in Landscape Architecture

Innovative Tech in Landscape Architecture Presenters: Bann Williams, Paul Weinberg, Shea Hansen, Lori Treviranus, PE Focusing on trends and technologies, the session will present on recent innovations and novel technologies that benefit practicing Landscape Architects, allowing for the delivery of higher quality landscape designs and plan sets in less time and for less budget. Bann […]

LAP Professional Services Checklist Training: Day 2 – Evaluation, Scoring, Negotiation, and Contract Execution Sections

COURSE OVERVIEW The LAP Professional Services Checklist (Form No. 525-010-49) identifies the federal requirements (23 CFR 172) associated with professional services procurement. The training was developed based on numerous questions regarding the federal and state requirements, how to review project documents and incorporate items correctly, and on audit findings which directly correspond to the Checklists. […]

Transplex Web Series – Safe Speeds

The October 2021 Safety Web Series is focused on the elements of the Safe System Approach to eliminating fatalities and serious injuries on our roadways. As we shift our thinking about traditional safety measures to an all-inclusive view of the roadway and the user, we must be proactive and view safety as a shared responsibility. […]

Transportation Symposium Webinar Series: New Managed Lanes Guidebook

New Managed Lanes Guidebook Presenter: Jenna Bowman The Managed Lanes Policy for stated that FDOT In support of FDOT’s vision of providing a congestion and fatality free transportation network, managed lanes can be employed on appropriate facilities. To Support this policy FDOT is releasing a Managed Lanes Guidebook providing guidance on these project. This handbook […]

Urban Heat Island and Pavement Preservation Explained

This webinar will provide attendees a thorough introduction to one of the “hottest” pavement related issues of today and how pavement preservation strategies can help solve one of the most challenging issues we face – soaring urban temperatures. The Global Cool Cities Alliance (GCCA) will present the science behind the Urban Heat Island (UHI) effect, […]

Transplex Web Series – Post-Crash Care

The October 2021 Safety Web Series is focused on the elements of the Safe System Approach to eliminating fatalities and serious injuries on our roadways. As we shift our thinking about traditional safety measures to an all-inclusive view of the roadway and the user, we must be proactive and view safety as a shared responsibility. […]

Supporting Local Public Agencies: What role do national organizations fill?

With over 3,000 counties in the U.S., and thousands more cities, towns, and villages, how on earth do local public agencies organize and share information, leverage their resources, and make sure their voices are heard on policy matters affecting federal legislation? Join the AASHTO Local Programs Peer Exchange (LPPE) for a webinar focused on how […]