Events / Meetings

Cyclist Safety at Grade Crossings

When: Thursday, February 29, 2024 | 2:00 - 3:00 PM ET

This webinar is led by the ITE Rail Grade Crossing Committee.

Webinar Description:

This webinar is a presentation and summary of two ITE’s Quick Bites developed from the Grade Crossing Committee. This session will provide an overview of the importance of recognizing safety concerns of existing or proposed bicycle infrastructure at railroad grade crossing that are skewed at the roadway approach. Content will also cover best practices in implementation of two-way separated bike lanes at railroad crossings including overcoming some common challenges and design limitations. In addition, this webinar will discuss working examples that have been implemented in the City of Medford, Oregon.

Learning Objectives:

  • Recognize safety concerns and challenges of designing bicycle infrastructure in and around skewed railroad grade crossings
  • Discuss newly designed projects and the planning, design, and implementation of two-way separated bike lanes
  • Relate a summary of updated revisions made to the MUTCD 11th Edition with respect to cyclist

Nicole Jackson, P.E.
, Group Manager | Benesch | Fort Worth, Texas, USA

Antonino Genoese, P.E., Principal Project Manager | Gannett Fleming | Oakland, California, USA

ITE Members: Free

Registration for webinar includes the live event, an archived recording with access for 30 days to each registrant. If you are a non-member of ITE you will need to create an account to register. You can create an account here.

PDH Credit Certificate: If you would like PDH Credit for this webinar, there is a processing fee for each registrant of $20 regardless of membership status to receive 1.0 PDH credits certificate.
Instructions and link will be provided at the conclusion of the live event. Participants are able to purchase and retrieve their certificate until their access to the content expires. After the content expires and goes into archive, the certificate opportunity is forfeit.