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WSDOT Seeks Public Input on How to Improve Collaboration

June 11, 2015 - in Corporate, Transportation

OLYMPIA, June 10, 2015—Residents across the state still have time to help the Washington State Department of Transportation determine how the agency can best engage and collaborate with partners, stakeholders, tribes, communities and the public. From the…

Encinitas Unveils Tree Tracker App to Share Data with the Public

August 11, 2014 - in Maintenance

Learning more about the trees that make up the city of Encinitas’ “urban forest” will soon be as easy as clicking on an interactive map. The city…

Vienna Redesigns Transportation to Accommodate Women

September 22, 2013 - in Transportation

In 1999, city planners asked residents to fill out a survey about how they use public transportation, and found stark gender divides in how people spent…

Google Earth Provides a Public View of Colorado Springs Transit Projects

March 21, 2013 - in Transportation

Residents of the Pikes Peak area in Colorado who want an early glimpse of major transportation projects in the county can get a 3D look with a couple of clicks. The Pikes Peak Area Council of Governments gave a demonstration Tuesday on how to use Google Earth…

Taiwan Uses GIS in Developing Transportation Decision Support System

February 19, 2013 - in Transportation

Nowadays, transportation system plays an important role in providing quality services related to different modes of transport and traffic management. By combining the use of GIS, the public could be better informed and make safer and smarter use of transport…

Planning Tools Have Their Place

September 15, 2012 - in Interview

The place that we live affects our access to jobs and public services, culture, shopping, education and our feeling of personal safety, security and health. Balancing access and limiting economic segregation is a daunting task for urban planners. Throw in…