Author: Juliet Eldred

  1. Rural and Small Urban Multimodal Alternatives for Minnesota

    This report summarizes strategies for rural and small urban transportation planners to incorporate multimodalism into their network.

    November 1, 2014 – University of Minnesota, Minnesota DOT
  2. Employing Scenario Planning to Inform Internal Target-Setting at MassDOT and the MBTA

    A presentation on MassDOT and MBTA’s use of scenario planning to develop their Capital Investment Plan (CIP).

    August 15, 2016 – Massachusetts Department of Transportation, Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority
  3. Foresight: Informing Transportation’s Future (NCHRP Report 750 Series)

    The introduction to a series of reports produced by the NCHRP to help state DOTs understand scenario planning and the types of future scenarios that they may have to prepare for.

    January 1, 2014 – TRB
  4. What’s Driving All This Change? Climate Change

    An overview of major climate change phenomena and how it relates to transportation scenario planning.

    August 15, 2016 – TRB
  5. Using Scenario Planning to Prepare for the Future–Washington State Case Study

    Overview of scenario planning in freight systems and how it was used in a freight scenario planning workshop in Washington State.

    August 15, 2016 – University of Washington
  6. What’s Driving All This Change? Socio-Demographics

    Overview of major demographic shifts in the US

    August 15, 2016 – RSG
  7. Achieving Multimodal Networks: Applying Design Flexibility and Reducing Conflicts

    This report assists transportation planners in designing multimodal transportation networks to meet safety guidelines and overcome design challenges that would otherwise pose conflicts between modes of transportation.

    June 8, 2016 – FHWA
  8. Transit-Oriented Development in the States

    This study observed trends in transit-oriented development (TOD) – the practice of shaping development patterns in order to encourage transit ridership.

    February 25, 2013 – National Conference of State Legislatures
  9. Quantifying Transit’s Impact on GHG Emissions and Energy Use—The Land Use Component

    This study used statistical modeling to quantify the effects of land use, with emphasis on isolating the effects of transit systems.

    October 19, 2015 – Transportation Research Board
  10. Lifting the Veil on Bicycle & Pedestrian Spending

    This report analyzes bicycle and pedestrian investments included in STIPs and MPO planning documents.

    February 24, 2014 – Advocacy Advance (a partnership of Alliance for Biking and Walking and the League of American Bicyclists)