Everybody Rides: One County's Approach to Safe, Accessible Bus Stops (12-14-17)

ADAinfocus Webinar SeriesPresented by TransCen, Inc. and the Mid-Atlantic ADA Center

Cost: Free

This is a 90 minute session.

Montgomery County, MD is a county of nearly 1 million residents and 507 square miles of urban, suburban and rural communities served by Ride-on, a fixed route transit service. Stacy Coletta, the Manager of the Customer Amenities Unit for the County’s Transit Services Division, and Nancy Greene, County’s ADA Coordinator, will discuss how the County implemented a multi-year project to create accessible bus stops throughout the community.  Stacy will share the process used, lessons learned and issues resolved throughout this challenging project.

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Resources

FTA Circular excellent resource for Transit

Pedestrian Safety Guide for Transit Agencies

Protected Bike Lanes with floating bus stop designs

Accessible Shared Streets-new FHWA document with guidance on accommodating pedestrians with vision disabilities