• Transportation Research Board

      TRB 98th Annual Meeting

      January 13–17, 2019

    • Interactive Program


Annual Meeting Event Detail

Workshop 105

Designing Streets for Transit

Sunday 9:00 AM- 12:00 PM
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Corinne Kisner, National Association of City Transportation Officials, presiding
Sponsored by:
Standing Committee on Transportation Issues in Major Cities (ABE30)
Standing Committee on Traffic Signal Systems (AHB25)
Standing Committee on Public Transportation Planning and Development (AP025)
Standing Committee on Light Rail Transit (AP075)

This workshop explores street design and how cities can and must actively provide for transit with street design beyond simply accommodating existing service. The Major Cities Committee will partner with the National Association of City Transportation Officials (NACTO) to unveil the new NACTO Transit Street Design Guide. Following expert presentations about designing streets for transit, a transit street design charrette will apply the guide's principles to a local transit corridor.

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Title Presentation Number
Designing Streets for Transit: Introducing the NACTO Transit Street Design Guide
Matthew Roe, National Association of City Transportation Officials
Designing for Rapid Bus
Bill Bryant, Seattle Department of Transportation
Queens Quay Reconstruction: Building a New Waterfront Promenade
David Kuperman, City of Toronto
Tilikum Crossing Connections: The State of the Art
Ken Zatarain, California High Speed Rail Authority
Structural Transit Streets: The French Approach
Graham Currie, Monash University
Gregory Thompson, Florida State University
Arlington’s Crystal City Transitway: An Implementation Case Study
Larry Marcus, Arlington County, Virginia