The following are the papers submitted and presentations given at the 2016 Western District Annual meeting in Albuquerque, New Mexico. If your paper or presentation is missing, and you would like to have it posted here, please contact the Web Manager.

Session Presenter Title Paper Presentation
2A Tom Shook ABQ RIDE Albuquerque Rapid Transit (ART) Concept of Operations PDF
Randy McCourt The Seattle Experience – Travel Time Benefits of BRT PDF
Rudolf Kolaja Design of Effective Transit Systems
2B Adam Lyons Connected Vehicles and V2I PDF
Robert Bertini Are We Ready? State and Local Agency Preparations for Connected and Automated Vehicles PDF
Charlie Coles Automated Vehicles: A Guide for Planners and Policymakers PDF PDF
2C John Nitzel Integration of Safety into Transportation Planning PDF
Mohammadreza Hashemi Investigation of Potential Factors Affecting Road Departure Crashes in Oahu, Hawaii PDF PDF
Devin Moore Elevating Safety on Rural Roads—The Local Road Safety Plan PDF
2D Jeannette Walther US 550 Super Street Concept PDF
Lee Cabell Cruisin’ the Boulevard with Raised Medians PDF
Randy Kinney Using Bluetooth Detection to Estimate the Traffic Impacts of Bridge Construction Alternatives for a Construction Manager/General Contractor Project in Fairbanks Alaska PDF PDF
3A Julie Luna Central New Mexico’s Application of ITE Recommended Practices: Designing Walkable Urban Thoroughfares and Planning Urban Roadway Systems PDF
Cody Salo ADA Compliance and Inventory in Montana PDF
Matthew Feeley How to Establish an ADA Compliance Program with Limited Resources PDF
3B Michael Mauch Freeway Ramp Weave Performance Analysis PDF
Krista Purser Examining Bluetooth Travel Time Data: Multimodal Implications in San Luis Obispo PDF
Yung Koprowski Analysis of Bluetooth and Wi-Fi Technology to Measure Wait Times of Personal Vehicles at Arizona-Mexico Ports of Entry PDF PDF
3C Erik Ruehr Farewell to Level of Service—An Update on California’s SB 743 Legislation
Kevin Maddoux PELs: 10 Years Later—A Colorado Perspective PDF
San Lee Transportation Systems Management and Operations (TSM&O) Evaluation Process PDF
3D Katharine Duitsman Diverging Diamond Interchange Design and Evaluation PDF
Ron Mortimer Continuous Flow Intersections (CFIs) 20 Years Later—What We Know PDF
Peter Hinckley An Offset Single Point design for the I-25 Rio Bravo Blvd Interchange in Albuquerque, NM PDF
4A Michael Janssen Developing the Las Vegas Mobility Master Plan (2016-2036 PDF
Daniel Turner Bike Ironbound, Bike Plan for the City of Newark, NJ PDF
Valerie Hermanson Utilizing Public-Private Partnerships and Funding to Create Local and Regional Innovation PDF
4B Jeanne Bowie Accommodating Emergency Vehicles in Complete Streets Project for Fairbanks, Alaska PDF
Adam Lyons College Station, TX—A Case Study on Improving Citywide Traffic PDF
Paul Brown Dynamic Exit Gates—Troublemaker or Silver Bullet? PDF
4C Keith Borsheim Colorado’s Bottleneck Reduction Program – COBRA PDF
Scott Thomas I-70 Peak Period Shoulder Lane PDF
John La Sala Full Closure during Construction: A Tool for Reducing Overall Traffic Impact and Satisfying the Public PDF PDF
4D Yuri Mereszczak Making a Main Street Roundabout in Kuna, Idaho PDF
Scott Ritchie Multi-Modal Roundabout Design Innovations
Kyle Anderson Elevated Roundabout Design Competition PDF
5A Clay Koontz Development of the City’s Neighborhood Traffic Management Program (aka) Traffic Calming Program
Scott Ritchie Roundabouts Jumpstart Downtown Revitalization
Perry Gross Getting Real About the Reimagination for 21st Century Communities PDF
5B Faisal Hamood Quality and Maintenance of In-Road Warning Lights PDF
Jonathan Hofert Preliminary Results of an In-Roadway W arning Light Demonstration Project PDF
Zaki Mustafa Maintenance, Life Expectancy, and Community Expectations of IRWL Crosswalks PDF
5C Lucy Forma Bandelier National Monument Frijoles Canyon
Visitor Transportation and Access Plan
Sunny Mikkilineni Sustainability at University Campus PDF PDF
Sarah Hurteau A Green Vision of Rural and Suburban Open Space PDF
John Lower ITS for Environmental Sustainability—California’s Proposed Low Carbon Road Program PDF
6A Jeanne Bowie Alternatives Analysis for Relocation of Transit Hub in Muldoon Area of Anchorage, Alaska PDF
Philip Louie Challenges in Constructing Safe Routes to School in a Unique Urban Environment—The San Francisco Chinatown Safe Routes To School Project PDF PDF
Alex Ariniello DDI’s Can Move More Than Cars PDF PDF
6B Barbara Hauser The Importance of Arterial Incident Management PDF
Travis Low Surveying Driver Satisfaction with an Active Traffic Management System with Variable Advisory Speeds
Navin Nageli Traveler Information on Arterials PDF
6C Mat Dolata Small Community Transportation System Planning with Decreasing Traffic Volumes PDF
Alejandro Henao Impacts of Lyft and Uber on VMT, Parking Demand, and Travel Behavior PDF
Monirehalsadat Mahmoudi Toward a City with Fully Coordinated Vehicle Sharing System
7A Ali Gholami A Guideline for Pedestrian Timing Accommodation into Signal Coordination
Victoria Edington Roads, Rails, and Running Shoes: Developing Multi-Modal Signal Timing for a New Light Rail Corridor in Aurora, Colorado PDF PDF
Paul Barricklow Opportunities for Phasing Left Turns across a Multi-Use Path using Flashing Yellow Arrow PDF
7B Gordon Lum Warrants for Adaptive Signals PDF
Joseph Couples Maximizing Adaptive Signal Control Technology Deployments PDF
Christopher Sobie Life Cycle Cost Analysis of Vehicle Detection Technologies and their Impact on Adaptive Traffic Control Systems PDF PDF
8A Rock Miller Challenges of Increasing Transportation Options PDF
Mike Hendrix Traffic Signals at Bike Boulevards: A Review of 8 Locations in Seattle PDF
Joshua Saak Buffered Bike Lanes in Downtown Boise—Lessons Learned from a Short Term Deployment PDF
8B Richard Ganble How Clark County Got Our Signals Connected to a Layer 3 Fiber Network PDF
Patrick Marnell Optimal Implementation of Red Light Extensions Using Hardware-in-the-Loop Simulation PDF
Jason Hsia Signal Retiming: A Student Friendly Method PDF
8C Navin Nageli True Asset Management—Understanding the Magnitude and Seriousness of Our Assets PDF
Zhuo Chen Sampling Scheme for Multiple Asset Management Using Locality‑Sensitive Hashing (LSH) Algorithm PDF
Tamara Haas Using MAP-21/FAST to Strengthen NMDOT’s TAM Program PDF
8D Erik Ruehr Major Update of the 2010 Highway Capacity Manual PDF
Jonathan Upchurch Future Direction of the Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices PDF
Randy McCourt Does Your Local Shopping Center Need Traffic Control Devices? PDF
9A Kevin Carstens Using Archived Transit Data to Conduct a Time-Space Analysis of San Luis Obispo Transit Route 6B PDF
Bobby Sidhu When Will My Bus Arrive? Exploring Stop-Level & Higher Resolution Data Models of Transit Trip Time & Delay
Kiavash Shahandashti Development of Open Source Tool using General Transit Feed Specification (GTFS) for Transit Spatiotemporal Connectivity Analysis PDF
9B Carlos Ortiz The Paradigm Shift of our Transportation Industry PDF
Jesse Manning The Intersection of the Future PDF
Navin Nageli Advanced Technologies & Challenges to Public Transportation Agencies PDF
9C Nasima Bhuiyan Accident Analysis at Signalized Intersections Using Statistical Theory PDF PDF
Victor Salemann Using Video Data to Enhance Pedestrian Safety
Alex Chambers Benefits of Advanced Traffic Management Solutions: Before and After Crash Analysis for Deployment of a Variable Advisory Speed Limit System PDF
9D Loretta Hall The Chile Line PDF
Jerry Hall The Interstate Highway System: 60 Years of Perspective PDF
Tandy Freel Catwalk Trail Reconstruction PDF