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Supplemental class description for graduate course on Context Sensitive Solutions (CSS). Created for UTCM Report #08-14-03 "Making Mobility Improvements a Community Asset: Transportation Improvements Using Context-Sensitive Solutions"

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Supplemental class description 120908

  1. 1. CVEN 689 Context Sensitive Solutions in Transportation Planning, Environmental Analysis and DesignTu,/Th 8:00 – 9:15amCourse Description:This course teaches students about the concept of context sensitive solutions (CSS) as applied toplanning, analyzing environmental impacts, and design of transportation facilities. It isparticularly oriented using CSS to make transportation projects more desirable to the community.Students will learn and how to build consensus, make transportation facilities compatible andsupportive of transportation and other local objectives, the environment, and the surroundingarea. The course will focus on the concepts of CSS in a lecture, discussion, and reading format,complimented with some exercises and a class project to illustrate specific principles involved inthe subject matter.
  2. 2. Former state highway route modified to support business districtrevitalization, Culver Blvd., Culver City, CAPinellas, FL New York,
  3. 3. Visualization of preferred alternative (SDH&PT, FHWA, 1991)

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