Archive for March, 2018:

Communicating with Your Community

Posted on Wednesday, March 28th, 2018 by Kristen Leathers-Gratton
In Project Strategies, tagged in communicating with the community public engagement

Last month at the Transportation Engineers Association of Missouri conference, I shared five questions every entity should ask before creating a public engagement strategy. Below, you’ll find details on each one. Why? It’s important to start by considering why you’re communicating with the public. It will influence the content you’re sharing and the way it […]

Access Management = Economic Development

Posted on Thursday, March 15th, 2018 by Mike McKenna
In Project Strategies, Roadway, tagged in Parsons Kansas

Last week, I spoke at the TEAM conference on the link between access management and economic development. Below are some of the key points from my presentation. For years, cities have experienced the same cycle. Land use changes So, traffic increases. Then, the number of incidents goes up. Flow is decreased. Arterial improvements are made. Accessibility […]