2020 Commuter Choice Certificate schedule

The Center for Urban Transportation Research (CUTR) at the University of South Florida is pleased to announce the 2020 course calendar for the Florida Commuter Choice Certificate.  (www.commuterservices.com) The first module, Situational Analysis for Establishing Goals and Objectives, is free for everyone but registration is required.  See Register Today link below.  We have ten new courses this year. Most of the

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TBITE Member Spotlight: Rakesh Rangaswamy

  USF ITE President and CUTR Student Researcher (ITS program) Rakesh Rangaswamy was selected as TBITE’s Student Spotlight for this month! “Rakesh Rangaswamy was selected as TBITE’s Student Spotlight in honor of all the hard work that he had invested into the student chapter and TBITE. His dedication to attending TBITE meetings, remaining involved, and encouraging all students to be

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Webinar Recording: Smartphone-based Connected Bicycle Prototype Development for a Safer Multimodal Transportation System

January 30, 2020, 12:00PM (ET) Smartphone-based Connected Bicycle Prototype Development for a Safer Multimodal Transportation System The webinar will present the work completed towards the development of a prototype application for connected bicycles, that allows users to be safer in the future world of increasing connectivity between road users and infrastructure. Presenter: Achilleas Kourtellis, Ph.D., Center for Urban Transportation Research

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CUTR Director Dr. Robert Bertini visits FGCU

CUTR Director Dr. Robert Bertini visits FGCU

    CUTR Director Dr. Robert Bertini had a wonderful visit to FGCU in Fort Myers on Thursday, January 23, 2020, where he delivered guest lectures entitled “Introduction to Sustainable Transportation in the Netherlands” to two sections of Dr. Claude Villiers’s TTE300C Transportation engineering undergraduate course. Thank you to all the FGCU students, faculty, and staff for their hospitality, and

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Transit Research Program Director Recognized as Emeritus Member of the Bus Transit Systems Committee

Transit Research Program Director Dennis Hinebaugh was recognized as an Emeritus Member of the Bus Transit Systems Committee (AP050) at TRB 2020. Emeritus membership recognizes the significant, long-term contributions of individuals who have provided outstanding service through participation on TRB’s standing technical committees. Mr. Hinebaugh is a 28-year member of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine Transportation Research

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Integrating Equity into MPO Project Prioritization

Integrating Equity into MPO Project Prioritization

Integrating Equity into MPO Project Prioritization Methods used to integrate equity into metropolitan planning organization (MPO) prioritization processes vary significantly in scope and potential effectiveness. This research, completed for the Center for Transportation, Equity, Decisions, and Dollars (CTEDD), was undertaken to assist MPOs in developing effective methods for integrating equity into their project prioritization process as it specifically relates to

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