This speaker series invites thinkers, innovators, thought leaders, and experts in transportation to share their perspectives on the future of transportation in the suburbs.
Reimagining Suburbia: What’s Next?
Transportation + Urban Form
Derek Abe, Alta Planning + Design
February 19, 2020 | 5:30-7pm
Explore Complete Streets 2.0, a new street design framework balancing safety, comfort, demand, person-throughput, and multi-modal choice toward a more versatile, responsive, and context sensitive infrastructure and user experience.
Come discuss how Complete Streets 2.0 design principles will help us develop adaptable, equitable, and cost-effective infrastructure to meet the evolving transportation needs of our community.
Planning for a Radically Different Future
Transportation + Climate
Kendra Breiland, Fehr and Peers
March 18, 2020 | 5:30-7pm
In a quickly changing world, how do we predict future travel needs to adequately size our transportation systems?
During this interactive session, we will introduce TrendLab+ and then have participants weigh in their expectations for 12 future trends that will influence the future of travel in Tigard. With the results we’ll develop a Transportation System Plan year forecast to help understand how trends could influence transportation infrastructure needs planning.
In the Driver’s Seat
Transportation + Economy
Jerry Johnson, Johnson Economics
April 15, 2020 | 5:30-7 pm
Transportation investments impact development. Johnson Economics has developed a predictive development modeling framework that translates changes in the market such as rent levels into anticipated changes in development outcomes.
This presentation discusses the financial characteristics of a range of development types, the reasons developments occur in the form that they do, and ways in which interventions can influence outcomes.