TRB Webinar: Roadsides as Transportation Assets - Georgia Case Study

August 16, 2021 02:00 PM - 03:30 PM U.S. Eastern
Cost (for your seat)
Professional Development Hours for this webinar
1.50 hour(s)
Continuing Education Hours for this webinar
AAE: 0.00 hour(s)
AICP: 0.00 hour(s)
CLE: 0.00 hour(s)

A project along stretch of I-82 in Georgia referred to as “The Ray” aims to implement a regenerative mobility ecosystem by integrating the highway structure and highway operations as seamlessly as possible with the surrounding landscape and land use. TRB will host a webinar on Monday, August 16, 2021 from 2:00-3:30 PM Eastern that will highlight a programmatic approach to roadside design and management. The presenter will go over life cycle roadside vegetation management planning and execution. They will focus on the resulting research and data through a series of case study projects within The Ray. The webinar will also discuss the practice of installing and maintaining green technology as part of the roadside landscape.

This webinar was organized by the Standing Technical Committee on Roadside Maintenance Operations.  

Some registrants will need to pay $95 to attend this webinar. Sign into to view registration information.

Webinar agenda and presenters

  1. Tools and technology used for roadside assets’ inventory and management: Matthew Quirey,
  2. Roadsides pollinator habitat implementation case study: Matthew Quirey,
  3. Green Highway/EV technology for roadside design and management: Matthew Quirey,
  4. Question and answer session: Scott Lucas, Ohio Department of Transportation

The first 60 minutes of the webinar will be for presentations and the final 30 minutes will be reserved for audience questions.

Learning Objectives

At the end of this webinar, participants will be able to:

  1. Cite examples of successful implementation of sustainable practices in design and life-cycle maintenance of roadside landscapes

Professional Development Hour Information

Professional engineers (PEs) who register and attend the entire webinar as an individual will be awarded 1.5 Professional Development Hours (PDHs). TRB’s webinar program awards PDH credits only to the registered individual, and not to other members of a group that view the webinar together. To be eligible for the credits, individuals must remain signed in for the entire webinar, including for any question and answer session following the presentations.

Please check with your licensing board to ensure that TRB webinar PDHs are approved by your board.

TRB will report credits earned to the Registered Continuing Education Program (RCEP). Complaints about registered providers may be sent to RCEP, 1015 15th Street, NW, 8th Floor, Washington, D.C., 20005.

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Registration questions? Contact Elaine Ferrell.