Road Weather Management Stakeholder Meeting 2021

To best accommodate a virtual platform, the meeting will be conducted across two days, 4 hours per day. • August 4, 2021 - August 5, 2021 • Each day will run from 12:00 PM to 4:30 PM EDT (with a 30-minute break from 2:00-2:30) Topics to be discussed include: • Extreme Weather Events • Innovative […]

Value Capture Strategies: Developer Impact Fees -The Primer

Value Capture Strategy: Developer Impact Fees (DIF) also known as a Street Impact Fees, Transportation Impact Fees, or System Development Charges, is one-time fee assessed by local government to developers to share of the new or expanded infrastructure costs to the community that will directly address the increased demand for services created by that development. […]

Reducing Roadside Obstacles An FHWA EDC-5 Webinar in collaboration with NLTAPA and the National Center for Rural Road Safety

Rural roadway departures make up a third of U.S. traffic fatalities—about 30 people a day. While valued as a community asset due to their beauty and environmental benefits, trees are the single most commonly struck objects in serious roadside crashes. Trees are the most harmful event in approximately 3,500 fatalities each year, or 10 percent […]

Project Bundling: The Business Process

The goal of the EDC-5 Project Bundling initiative is to make bundling a routine agency business process. Ideally, agencies would have guidance or rules for assessing the potential benefit of bundling a set of projects. This webinar will provide guidance on how to employ ‘business rules’ consistently and strategically so bundles are identified as early […]

Value Capture Strategies: Special Assessment Districts – The Primer

As the Federal funding for surface transportation has declined or is diminished, our infrastructure assets have reached the end of their useful lives. Adding to complexity is the state and local pressure to fund emerging needs such as “Smart City” initiatives to leverage new technologies and the complete street initiative to ensure safety to all […]

2021 EDC Virtual Safety Summit Series Safe Transportation for Every Pedestrian (STEP)

Sharing Success and Expanding Implementation to Save Lives Safety innovations have been a cornerstone of the Every Day Counts (EDC) program since 2011, resulting in their rapid deployment and institutionalization, and the upcoming EDC Safety Summit Series will build on that momentum. The summit series, scheduled for each Wednesday during September, will highlight seven safety […]

2021 EDC Virtual Safety Summit Series: Data-Driven Safety Analysis (DDSA)

Sharing Success and Expanding Implementation to Save Lives Safety innovations have been a cornerstone of the Every Day Counts (EDC) program since 2011, resulting in their rapid deployment and institutionalization, and the upcoming EDC Safety Summit Series will build on that momentum. The summit series, scheduled for each Wednesday during September, will highlight seven safety […]

2021 EDC Virtual Safety Summit Series: Reducing Rural Roadway Departures (FoRRRwD) including High Friction Surface Treatment and SafetyEdge

Sharing Success and Expanding Implementation to Save Lives Safety innovations have been a cornerstone of the Every Day Counts (EDC) program since 2011, resulting in their rapid deployment and institutionalization, and the upcoming EDC Safety Summit Series will build on that momentum. The summit series, scheduled for each Wednesday during September, will highlight seven safety […]

Value Capture Strategies: Risk Assessment – The Primer

Value capture is a set of powerful funding tools that is gaining in popularity to supplement traditional funding sources. Transportation systems are essential in enhancing the productivity and quality of life in the United States. Funding for streets, highways, and transit is provided by the joint efforts of federal, state, and local governments; taxation and […]

2021 EDC Virtual Safety Summit Series: Intersection and Interchange Geometrics

Sharing Success and Expanding Implementation to Save Lives Safety innovations have been a cornerstone of the Every Day Counts (EDC) program since 2011, resulting in their rapid deployment and institutionalization, and the upcoming EDC Safety Summit Series will build on that momentum. The summit series, scheduled for each Wednesday during September, will highlight seven safety […]