Tips and tools to help trails

On April 17 Context Sensitive Solutions website hosted a webinar on trail issues including policy, funding, accessibility, and streamlining methods to expedite project approval processes, to name a few. A recording of the webinar will be posted on the CSS site soon.

Also, the Transportation Research Board’s National Cooperative Highway Research Program (NCHRP) has recently released “Going the Distance Together: A Citizen’s Guide to Context Sensitive Solutions for Better Transportation.” The guide is designed to help people ask the right questions at the right time during the transportation planning process in order to help ensure that transportation projects fit the context of their community.

Topics addressed in the report include transportation and the quality of life; the foundation of context sensitive solutions; shaping transportation decisions; understanding professional responsibility and design flexibility in project design; and partnerships through collaboration.

Read more at http://www.cssnationaldialog.org/

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