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Policy Planning / Focus on Community / 2018

Focus on Community 2018

Focus On Community, best practices in transportation

Focus on Community 2018

About Focus on Community

Focus on Community is a peer exchange offering professional development opportunities for transportation planning and project development practitioners. PE and AICP continuing education credits are available.

Focus on Community aims to build competencies and sensitivities that help these practitioners reveal and address considerations and opportunities relative to:

  • Public involvement
  • Long-range planning (metropolitan and non-metropolitan)
  • Project planning
  • Sociocultural effects evaluation (community impact assessment)
  • Title VI and environmental justice programs

Who Attends Focus on Community?

Focus on Community attracts participation by a broad range of transportation professionals including:

  • FDOT transportation planning and development staff
  • Intermodal System Development Managers
  • Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) Liaisons
  • Environmental Managers
  • Public Information Officers
  • Local Government and Rural Liaisons
  • MPO staff and board/committee members
  • City and county staff and board/committee members
  • Resource agency staff
  • Consultants

Be part of the continuing conversation on how we might heighten our Focus on Community in the work that we do.

Preliminary Agenda
December 12, 2018
1:30 – 5:00Plenary Session: The Human Impacts of Change
5:30 – 7:00Research Showcase
Women's Transportation Seminar (WTS) Reception
December 13, 2018
8:30Concurrent Breakout Sessions
11:30Lunch (on your own)
1:00 – 5:00Concurrent Breakout Sessions