February 3, 2017

Upcoming PBIC Webinar Series: Collecting and Using Bicycle and Pedestrian Count Data

The Pedestrian and Bicycle Information Center (PBIC) will host two free webinars in late February to help agencies understand how to collect and use bicycling and walking count data.

WEBINAR INFORMATION
PART 1 - Programs, Data and Metrics
Date: Tuesday, February 21, 11:30 a.m. — 2:00 p.m. PST
To register, visit: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/7076128462772186371

Interested in measuring bicycling and walking in your community? Starting a bicycle and pedestrian counting program or wanting to improve your existing program?Part One will briefly cover the “how” and “why” of bicycle and pedestrian count data collection, present examples of count program implementation from across the country, and introduce the recently revised 2016 Federal bicycle and pedestrian count data format.

Presenters:

  • Krista Nordback, UNC Highway Safety Research Center
  • Scott Brady, Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission
  • Jeremy Raw (Federal Highway Administration)
  • Kelly Laustsen (Kittelson and Associates).


PART 2 - Equipment
Thursday, February 23, 11:30 a.m. — 2:00 p.m. PST
To register, visit: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/7882000117187999747

Part Two will focus on counting equipment and what works where, how well, and how to make sure it’s working.

Presenters:

  • Frank Proulx, Alta Planning + Design (former SafeTREC staff!)
  • Sarah O’Brien, NCSU Institute for Transportation Research and Education


PBIC offers free, public webinars approximately every month. To access archived presentations, please visit www.pedbikeinfo.org/webinars.