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    Putting the Civil in Civilization Putting the Civil in Civilization Presentation Transcript

    • a t mk g c
    • Putting theCivil inCivilizationNextTalk 13 June 2013
    • Putting theCivil inCivilizationNextTalk 13 June 2013e relationshipbetweeninfrastructureand quality of life
    • What exactly do you do?Agenda
    • What exactly do you do?Agenda(and how is it important?)
    • What exactly do you do?Origins of Civil EngineeringAgenda(and how is it important?)
    • What exactly do you do?Origins of Civil EngineeringInfrastructure Creates CivilizationAgenda(and how is it important?)
    • What exactly do you do?Origins of Civil EngineeringInfrastructure Creates CivilizationThe Unexpected Cost of ProgressAgenda(and how is it important?)
    • What exactly do you do?Origins of Civil EngineeringInfrastructure Creates CivilizationThe Unexpected Cost of ProgressInfluence Community PrioritiesAgenda(and how is it important?)
    • What exactly do you do?Origins of Civil EngineeringInfrastructure Creates CivilizationThe Unexpected Cost of ProgressInfluence Community PrioritiesEncourage Beautiful DesignAgenda(and how is it important?)
    • Civil Engineering’sOrigins StoryOrigins
    • Engineer: ingeniare (v.): deviseFigure it out and make it workOrigins
    • Engineer: ingeniare (v.): deviseFigure it out and make it workOrigins
    • Engineer: ingeniare (v.): deviseFigure it out and make it workOrigins
    • Municipal InfrastructureOrigins
    • Municipal InfrastructureWaterOrigins
    • Municipal InfrastructureWaterSewerOrigins
    • Municipal InfrastructureWaterSewerRoadsOrigins
    • Municipal InfrastructureWaterSewerRoadsRefuseOrigins
    • Municipal InfrastructureWaterSewerRoadsRefuseCommsOrigins
    • Municipal InfrastructureWaterSewerRoadsRefuseCommsBuildingsOrigins
    • SignificantInfrastructureProjectsMaking Civilization
    • The legitimate objectof Government is todo for a communityof people whateverthey need to havedone but cannot dofor themselves intheir separate andindividual capacities.Making Civilization
    • Civilization - Drinking Water
    • Civilization - Drinking Water
    • Civilization - Wastewater
    • Civilization - Wastewater
    • Civilization - Wastewater
    • Civilization - Flood Control
    • Civilization - Flood Control
    • Civilization - Flood Control
    • The Dwight D. Eisenhower National System ofInterstate and Defense Highways - $114 billionBoston Big Dig $14.6BEast Span Bay Bridge $6.3BCivilization - Transportation
    • UnintendedConsequencesThe Cost of Progress
    • Infrastructure Causes ChangeThe Cost of Progress
    • Infrastructure Causes ChangeUsually accomplish the desired changeThe Cost of Progress
    • Infrastructure Causes ChangeUsually accomplish the desired changeOften cause undesirable changesThe Cost of Progress
    • Infrastructure Causes ChangeUsually accomplish the desired changeOften cause undesirable changesInfrequently cause disastrous changeThe Cost of Progress
    • Infrastructure Causes ChangeUsually accomplish the desired changeOften cause undesirable changesInfrequently cause disastrous changeThe Cost of Progress
    • The Cost of Progress
    • The Cost of Progress
    • The Cost of Progress
    • The Cost of Progress
    • Balance Progress & DespoilmentThe Cost of Progress
    • Balance Progress & DespoilmentAdvocate FORdesired changesThe Cost of Progress
    • Balance Progress & DespoilmentAdvocate FORdesired changesThe Cost of Progress
    • Balance Progress & DespoilmentAdvocate FORdesired changesAdvocate AGAINST undesirable changesThe Cost of Progress
    • Balance Progress & DespoilmentAdvocate FORdesired changesAdvocate AGAINST undesirable changesThe Cost of Progress
    • Quality of LifeWhy it Matters
    • City Capital ImprovementsWhy it Matters
    • City Capital Improvements3-year rolling planWhy it Matters
    • City Capital Improvements3-year rolling plan$196.7 millionWhy it Matters
    • City Capital Improvements3-year rolling plan$196.7 million$1,000 per citizen per yearWhy it Matters
    • City Capital Improvements3-year rolling plan$196.7 million$1,000 per citizen per yearWhat (who?) defines a public good?Why it Matters
    • City Capital Improvements3-year rolling plan$196.7 million$1,000 per citizen per yearWhat (who?) defines a public good?Engineers are culturally agnostic...Why it Matters
    • CIP 2012-14 HighlightsWhy it Matters
    • CIP 2012-14 HighlightsWharf Rehabilitation $2.25 millionWhy it Matters
    • CIP 2012-14 HighlightsWharf Rehabilitation $2.25 millionB40 Creek Bike/Ped Bridge $2.50 millionWhy it Matters
    • CIP 2012-14 HighlightsWharf Rehabilitation $2.25 millionB40 Creek Bike/Ped Bridge $2.50 millionLandfill Cell 3 $4.90 millionWhy it Matters
    • CIP 2012-14 HighlightsWharf Rehabilitation $2.25 millionB40 Creek Bike/Ped Bridge $2.50 millionLandfill Cell 3 $4.90 millionSR 1 / 9 Intersection $5.50 millionWhy it Matters
    • CIP 2012-14 HighlightsWharf Rehabilitation $2.25 millionB40 Creek Bike/Ped Bridge $2.50 millionLandfill Cell 3 $4.90 millionSR 1 / 9 Intersection $5.50 millionWWTF Refurbishments $6.44 millionWhy it Matters
    • CIP 2012-14 HighlightsWharf Rehabilitation $2.25 millionB40 Creek Bike/Ped Bridge $2.50 millionLandfill Cell 3 $4.90 millionSR 1 / 9 Intersection $5.50 millionWWTF Refurbishments $6.44 millionCedar/Cathcart Parking $23.0 millionWhy it Matters
    • CIP 2012-14 HighlightsWharf Rehabilitation $2.25 millionB40 Creek Bike/Ped Bridge $2.50 millionLandfill Cell 3 $4.90 millionSR 1 / 9 Intersection $5.50 millionWWTF Refurbishments $6.44 millionCedar/Cathcart Parking $23.0 millionDesal Water Supply $108.6 millionWhy it Matters
    • Desalination Water SupplyWhy it Matters
    • Desalination Water SupplyUse Moss Point topush salt out ofseawaterWhy it Matters
    • Desalination Water SupplyAlways availableSuper expensiveUse Moss Point topush salt out ofseawaterWhy it Matters
    • Desalination Water SupplyAlways availableSuper expensiveUse Moss Point topush salt out ofseawaterLegitimate publicpriorities debateWhy it Matters
    • Desalination Water Supply55% of the City’s 3-year CIP BudgetAlways availableSuper expensiveUse Moss Point topush salt out ofseawaterLegitimate publicpriorities debateWhy it Matters
    • Shape Your CommunityConclusion
    • Infrastructure determinesquality of lifeShape Your CommunityConclusion
    • Infrastructure determinesquality of lifeCommunities set budgetsand prioritiesShape Your CommunityConclusion
    • Infrastructure determinesquality of lifeCommunities set budgetsand prioritiesYour money implementssomeone’s agendaShape Your CommunityConclusion
    • Infrastructure determinesquality of lifeCommunities set budgetsand prioritiesYour money implementssomeone’s agendaGet informed and involvedShape Your CommunityConclusion
    • Shape Your CommunityConclusion
    • Shape Your CommunityConclusion
    • Shape Your CommunityConclusion
    • Shape Your CommunityConclusion
    • Exhortation
    • Exhortation
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    • Exhortation
    • Exhortation
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