You are invited to the next APBP (Association of Pedestrian and Bicycle Professionals) webinar, to be hosted at MORPC:
Complete Streets: State of the Practice Wednesday, February 16, 2011 3:00 to 4:00 p.m. It is free to attend the webinar. Please RSVP. Some of you may get this message forwarded to you by a colleague. If you wish to receive these emails directly in the future, please email me at firstname.lastname@example.org. I send out these announcement emails approximately once per month. You may also email me if you wish to be removed from the APBP webinar list.
If you want more details about the webinar, please continue reading below. Juana Sandoval Associate Engineer, MORPC Active Transportation & Safety Programs
Phone: 614.233.4140 Email: email@example.com Complete Streets: State of the Practice Wednesday, February 16, 2011 3:00 to 4:00 p.m. More than 200 jurisdictions (state, region, county and city) have adopted Complete Streets policies, and the pace of passed policies is quickening. Join this APBP (Association of Pedestrian and Bicycle Professionals) webinar to examine the current state of the practice for complete streets. Topics in this session will include: · How support for complete streets is strengthened as collaboration with public health, transit, and other partners increases · A comparison of existing policies and how they match up to guidelines from the National Complete Streets Coalition · Examples of best practice at the local and state level The webinar will include a case study of Charlotte, N.C. The City of Charlotte’s complete streets policy preceded and informed North Carolina’s state complete streets policy. Learn about Charlotte’s award-winning Urban Streets Design Guidelines, an outstanding example of complete streets planning and design, and how the city is implementing requirements for developers to complement the use of public funds. Presenters are Stefanie Seskin of the National Complete Streets Coalition and Mark Cole, Design Section Manager, City of Charlotte. RSVP: The Mid-Ohio Regional Planning Commission will be hosting this webinar. It is open to all and there is no charge. Please RSVP by emailing Juana Sandoval (firstname.lastname@example.org). Parking passes will be provided after you have RSVP’d. The presentation PowerPoint and feedback survey will also be emailed to you after the webinar is completed. If you are interested in this topic but cannot attend, please request the PowerPoint slides ‘“ you will receive them shortly after the presentation.
LOCATION: The webinar is hosted by MORPC. We are located just south of downtown Columbus. You must come to our office to attend the webinar for free. If you wish to view the webinar at your own location, I can forward you information so you can arrange payment with APBP. Both car and bike parking is available at MORPC’s office. Here is a map with directions; here is the location on Google Maps. Please note we will be in the Scioto Conference Room. Often MORPC is hosting more than one webinar at a time in our different conference rooms.
CM Credits: APBP has applied for one CM credit from the AICP for this webinar. A certificate of attendance for those wanting to claim Professional Development Hours will be available. If you need a copy of the sign-in sheet for claiming credits, I can provide it.