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Albany, NY Workshop - September 2008

Peer Workshop on Integrating Climate Change Considerations into the Transportation Planning Process

September 24, 2008
Capital District Transportation Committee
Albany, NY


8:30 am

Registration & Coffee/Pastries

9:00 am

Welcome & Opening Remarks – Peter Plumeau, RSG, Inc.

9:15 am

Setting the Stage:

  • Overview of Climate Change & Transportation Planning – Cindy Burbank, PB Americas
  • New York State DOT's Climate Change Initiative – Paul Hoole, NYSDOT
  • Capital District Transportation Committee's (CDTC) Climate Change Planning – Chris O'Neill, CDTC

10:15 am

Facilitated Roundtable Discussion

  • Each Workshop Participant Provides a Briefing on Their Current Situation (5-10 minutes each)

12:00 pm

Lunch (on-site)

  • Review of Morning's Proceedings
  • Pinpoint Key Issues for Afternoon Discussion Focus

1:00 pm

Facilitated Discussion of Key Themes, Issues and Needs for DOTs & MPOs

  • What are key challenges facing MPOs & DOTs?
  • How are they being addressed today?
  • What is needed to continue or begin addressing them?

3:45 pm

Closing Comments

4:00 pm


Note: Brief breaks in the morning and afternoon will be taken as requested by participants.

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