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This podcast is for transportation planners and enthusiasts who want to learn PRACTICAL SOLUTIONS to modern day transportation challenges. Learn step-by-step how to plan for new and emerging technologies, increasing e-commerce, resiliency, micromobility, and equity, just to name a few. Co-hosts, Keli Kemp and Kirsten Mote, are certified transportation planners, national experts, and thought leaders at Modern Mobility Partners, a female and minority-owned transportation planning and engineering consulting firm in Atlanta, GA. For more information, visit www.modernmobilitypartners.com.

Location:

United States

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This podcast is for transportation planners and enthusiasts who want to learn PRACTICAL SOLUTIONS to modern day transportation challenges. Learn step-by-step how to plan for new and emerging technologies, increasing e-commerce, resiliency, micromobility, and equity, just to name a few. Co-hosts, Keli Kemp and Kirsten Mote, are certified transportation planners, national experts, and thought leaders at Modern Mobility Partners, a female and minority-owned transportation planning and engineering consulting firm in Atlanta, GA. For more information, visit www.modernmobilitypartners.com.

Language:

English

Contact:

404-904-2919


Episodes

Ep. 24: 7 Inputs to Greenhouse Gas Emission Reduction Analyses

9/14/2023
Episode Summary: Listen to national experts and certified planners, Keli Kemp and Kirsten Mote, both with Modern Mobility Partners, talk about what planners can do to analyze the emissions reductions for state and regions. Listeners will learn the following in Episode 24: Links: https://doi.org/10.17226/26764.https://nap.nationalacademies.org/catalog/26764/guide-to-effective-methods-for-setting-transportation-performance-targetshttps://www.tpm-portal.com/document/2022-ghg-nprm-schedule/https://www.tpm-portal.com/tool/ghg-performance-calculator-draft/https://www.epa.gov/newsreleases/epa-report-shows-disproportionate-impacts-climate-change-socially-vulnerablehttps://www.fhwa.dot.gov/policyinformation/statistics.cfmhttps://www.fhwa.dot.gov/policyinformation/motorfuelhwy_trustfund.cfmhttps://www.epa.gov/moves Co-Hosts: Guest Speaker: Modern Mobility Partners is an Atlanta-based women and minority-owned transportation planning and traffic engineering consulting firm. Service areas include smart mobility and transportation planning, demand modeling and traffic engineering, and data analytics and visualization. If you are interested in learning more about Modern Mobility Partners, please visit www.modernmobilitypartners.com. To obtain AICP CM credits, search for “Modern Mobility Partners” in the https://planning.org AICP CM portal to find all episodes.

Duration:00:34:42

Ep. 23: 5 Steps to Planning Complete Intersections

8/17/2023
Episode Summary: Listen to national experts and certified planners, Keli Kemp and Kirsten Mote, both with Modern Mobility Partners, talk about what planners can do to make intersections safer and more connected for all modes of transportation. Listeners will learn the following in Episode 23: Links: https://highways.dot.gov/safety/zero-deathshttps://highways.dot.gov/sites/fhwa.dot.gov/files/2022-06/fhwasa22017.pdfhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B6qvajdpA0Ahttps://www.trb.org/Main/Blurbs/182635.aspxhttps://nacto.org/references/california-department-of-transportation-caltrans-2/https://nacto.org/publication/dont-give-up-at-the-intersection/https://www.acb.org/content/accessible-pedestrian-signals-apshttps://smartgrowthamerica.org/program/national-complete-streets-coalition/policy-atlas/ Co-Hosts: Guest Speaker: Modern Mobility Partners is an Atlanta-based women and minority-owned transportation planning and traffic engineering consulting firm. Service areas include smart mobility and transportation planning, demand modeling and traffic engineering, and data analytics and visualization. If you are interested in learning more about Modern Mobility Partners, please visit www.modernmobilitypartners.com. To obtain AICP CM credits, search for “Modern Mobility Partners” in the https://planning.org AICP CM portal to find all episodes.

Duration:00:54:14

Ep. 22: 6 Steps to Completing Title VI for Fixed-Route Transit Providers

8/1/2023
Episode Summary: Listen to national experts and certified planners, Keli Kemp and Kirsten Mote, along with guest speaker Hunter Abel, all with Modern Mobility Partners, talk about the Federal Transit Administration’s Title VI Program and steps to completing Title VI analysis for fixed-route transit providers. Listeners will learn the following in Episode 22: Links: https://www.transit.dot.gov/regulations-and-guidance/fta-circulars/title-vi-requirements-and-guidelines-federal-transithttps://www.transit.dot.gov/sites/fta.dot.gov/files/docs/FTA_Title_VI_FINAL.pdfhttps://www.transit.dot.gov/sites/fta.dot.gov/files/docs/Title_VI_Overview_4702.1B_11.05.12_ER.pdf Co-Hosts: Guest Speaker: Modern Mobility Partners is an Atlanta-based women and minority-owned transportation planning and traffic engineering consulting firm. Service areas include smart mobility and transportation planning, demand modeling and traffic engineering, and data analytics and visualization. If you are interested in learning more about Modern Mobility Partners, please visit www.modernmobilitypartners.com. To obtain AICP CM credits, search for “Modern Mobility Partners” in the https://planning.org AICP CM portal to find all episodes.

Duration:00:48:44

Ep. 21: 4 Steps to Integrating Justice40 Guidance into Transportation Planning

6/27/2023
Episode Summary: Listen to national experts and certified planners, Keli Kemp and Kirsten Mote, both with Modern Mobility Partners, talk about what planners can do to implementing Justice40 considerations. Listeners will learn the following in Episode 21: Links: Co-Hosts: Guest Speaker: Modern Mobility Partners is an Atlanta-based women and minority-owned transportation planning and traffic engineering consulting firm. Service areas include smart mobility and transportation planning, demand modeling and traffic engineering, and data analytics and visualization. If you are interested in learning more about Modern Mobility Partners, please visit www.modernmobilitypartners.com. To obtain AICP CM credits, search for “Modern Mobility Partners” in the https://planning.org AICP CM portal to find all episodes.

Duration:00:46:11

Ep. 20: 4 Steps to Evaluate and Prioritize Transportation Projects

6/15/2023
Episode Summary: Listen to national experts and certified planners, Keli Kemp and Kirsten Mote, and guest host Peyton Moran, all with Modern Mobility Partners, talk about what planners can do to conduct a comprehensive evaluation and prioritization process to match capital improvement plans with available funding. Listeners will learn the following in Episode 20: Links: https://nacto.org/publication/green-light-for-great-streets/agency-accelerators/pittsburgh-creating-a-process-to-prioritize-projects/https://nacto.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/Capital-Project-Prioritization-in-Oakland.pdfhttps://www.transportation.ohio.gov/wps/wcm/connect/gov/264f1798-8de6-459c-b1cb-2dd4f80fafa3/FactSheet_FormalSafetyProcess.pdf?MOD=AJPERES&CONVERT_TO=url&CACHEID=ROOTWORKSPACE.Z18_K9I401S01H7F40QBNJU3SO1F56-264f1798-8de6-459c-b1cb-2dd4f80fafa3-nZMhuLJhttps://www.hrtpo.org/page/project-prioritization/ Co-Hosts: Guest Speaker: Modern Mobility Partners is an Atlanta-based women and minority-owned transportation planning and traffic engineering consulting firm. Service areas include smart mobility and transportation planning, demand modeling and traffic engineering, and data analytics and visualization. If you are interested in learning more about Modern Mobility Partners, please visit www.modernmobilitypartners.com. To obtain AICP CM credits, search for “Modern Mobility Partners” in the https://planning.org AICP CM portal to find all episodes.

Duration:00:41:54

Ep. 19: 5 Key Considerations for Electric Vehicle Planning

5/31/2023
Episode Summary: Listen to national experts and certified planners, Keli Kemp and Kirsten Mote, both with Modern Mobility Partners, talk about what planners need to know about current EV trends and topics. Listeners will learn the following in Episode 19: Links: https://www.iihs.org/news/detail/with-more-electric-vehicles-comes-more-proof-of-safetyhttps://www.npr.org/2023/01/11/1148483758/ntsb-heavy-electric-vehicles-safety-riskshttps://www.politifact.com/factchecks/2022/oct/25/instagram-posts/batteries-dont-make-electric-vehicles-more-likely/https://www.utilitydive.com/news/state-plans-concerns-national-ev-charging-infrastructure-nevi/630312/https://www.whitehouse.gov/briefing-room/statements-releases/2022/11/18/fact-sheet-the-biden-harris-administration-advances-transmission-buildout-to-deliver-affordable-clean-electricity/https://www.cleanenergyreviews.info/blog/bidirectional-ev-charging-v2g-v2h-v2lhttps://www.georgiapower.com/residential/billing-and-rate-plans/pricing-and-rate-plans/plug-in-ev.htmlhttps://highways.dot.gov/newsroom/biden-harris-administration-opens-applications-first-round-25-billion-program-build-evElectricity generation, capacity, and sales in the United States - U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA)Electric Vehicle Myths | US EPA Co-Hosts: Guest Speakers: Modern Mobility Partners is an Atlanta-based women and minority-owned transportation planning and traffic engineering consulting firm. Service areas include smart mobility and transportation planning, demand modeling and traffic engineering, and data analytics and visualization. If you are interested in learning more about Modern Mobility Partners, please visit www.modernmobilitypartners.com. To obtain AICP CM credits, search for “Modern Mobility Partners” in the https://planning.org AICP CM portal to find all episodes.

Duration:00:48:09

Ep 18: 7 Steps to Successfully Funding Your Safe Streets for All Plan

5/15/2023
Episode Summary: Listen to national experts and certified planners, Keli Kemp and Kirsten Mote, both with Modern Mobility Partners, talk about what planners can do to apply for Safe Streets for All grants and create their action plans. Listeners will learn the following in Episode 18: Links: https://www.transportation.gov/grants/SS4A/resourceshttps://www.transportation.gov/sites/dot.gov/files/2022-08/SS4A-NOFO-FY22-Amendment-1.pdfhttps://www.transportation.gov/grants/ss4a/2022-awardshttps://www.cmfclearinghouse.org/https://www.transportation.gov/RAISEgrants/raise-app-hdchttps://www.transportation.gov/NRSShttps://smartgrowthamerica.org/dangerous-by-design/ Co-Hosts: Guest Speaker: Modern Mobility Partners is an Atlanta-based women and minority-owned transportation planning and traffic engineering consulting firm. Service areas include smart mobility and transportation planning, demand modeling and traffic engineering, and data analytics and visualization. If you are interested in learning more about Modern Mobility Partners, please visit www.modernmobilitypartners.com. To obtain AICP CM credits, search for “Modern Mobility Partners” in the https://planning.org AICP CM portal to find all episodes.

Duration:01:06:34

Ep 17: 5 Other Ways to Demonstrate User and Non-User Benefits of Transportation Projects

4/20/2023
Episode Summary: Listen to national experts and certified planners, Keli Kemp and Kirsten Mote, along with guest speaker Jing Xu, all with Modern Mobility Partners, talk about what five other ways to evaluate user and non-user benefits of investing in transportation. This episode builds off Episode 10 on how to conduct a benefit-cost analysis for transportation project. Listeners will learn the following in Episode 16: Links: https://benefits.transportation.org/ https://www.trb.org/Main/Blurbs/157244.aspx https://beltline.org/2021/11/17/u-s-department-of-transportation-awards-more-than-16-million-for-atlanta-beltline-multi-use-trail-expansion/ https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jtrangeo.2019.102463sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0966692316300151https://bit.ly/2WlybFL Co-Hosts: Guest Speaker: Modern Mobility Partners is an Atlanta-based women and minority-owned transportation planning and traffic engineering consulting firm. Service areas include smart mobility and transportation planning, demand modeling and traffic engineering, and data analytics and visualization. If you are interested in learning more about Modern Mobility Partners, please visit www.modernmobilitypartners.com. To obtain AICP CM credits, search for “Modern Mobility Partners” in the https://planning.org AICP CM portal to find all episodes.

Duration:00:45:42

Ep 16: 8 Federal Emphasis Areas

3/30/2023
Episode Summary: Listen to national experts and certified planners, Keli Kemp and Kirsten Mote, both with Modern Mobility Partners, talk about what planners can do to incorporate the eight (8) federal planning emphasis areas into state, regional, and local plans. Listeners will learn the following in Episode 16: Links: https://www.transit.dot.gov/sites/fta.dot.gov/files/2022-01/Planning-Emphasis-Areas-12-30-2021.pdfhttps://afdc.energy.gov/#:%7E:text=The%20Alternative%20Fuels%20Data%20Center,and%20other%20fuel%2Dsaving%20measureshttps://2050rtp-chcrpa.hub.arcgis.com/apps/5e7ee7bc5a914470ab3c383a487376dd/explorehttps://doi.org/10.17226/26555https://www.federalregister.gov/documents/2021/02/01/2021-02177/tackling-the-climate-crisis-at-home-and-abroadhttps://www.federalregister.gov/documents/2021/01/25/2021-01765/protecting-public-health-and-the-environment-and-restoring-science-to-tackle-the-climate-crisishttps://www.fhwa.dot.gov/legsregs/directives/orders/5520.cfmhttps://www.fhwa.dot.gov/environment/sustainability/resilience/https://www.whitehouse.gov/briefing-room/presidential-actions/2021/01/20/executive-order-advancing-racial-equity-and-support-for-underserved-communities-through-the-federal-government/https://screeningtool.geoplatform.gov/en/#3/33.47/-97.5https://www.atsdr.cdc.gov/placeandhealth/svi/index.htmlhttps://www.planning.dot.gov/planning/topic_transportationequity.aspxhttps://highways.dot.gov/newsroom/federal-highway-administration-details-efforts-advance-complete-streets-design-modelhttps://highways.dot.gov/complete-streetshttps://www.planning.dot.gov/planning/topic_PI.aspxhttps://fhwaapps.fhwa.dot.gov/planworks/Homehttps://www.fhwa.dot.gov/innovation/everydaycounts/edc_5/virtual_public_involvement.cfmhttps://www.fhwa.dot.gov/planning/community_connections/https://ops.fhwa.dot.gov/publications/fhwahop05029/appendix_a.htmhttps://www.sddc.army.mil/sites/TEA/Functions/SpecialAssistant/Pages/HighwaysNationalDefense.aspxhttps://highways.dot.gov/federal-lands/programs-accesshttp://volpe-public-lands.s3-website-us-east-1.amazonaws.com/flma_lrtp_cvts/index.htmhttps://www.environment.fhwa.dot.gov/env_initiatives/pel/Updated_PEL_Fact_Sheet_2021-09-29.pdfhttps://fhwaapps.fhwa.dot.gov/planworks/Applications/Show/planning-and-environment-linkageshttps://www.fhwa.dot.gov/hep/guidance/pel/pelfaq16nov.cfmhttps://ops.fhwa.dot.gov/publications/fhwahop16082/index.htm

Duration:00:52:39

Ep 15: 9 Steps to Planning for Parking in a Changing transportation Ecosystem

4/18/2022
Episode Summary: Listen to national experts and certified planners, Keli Kemp, and Kirsten Mote, both with Modern Mobility Partners, talk about what planners can do to plan for parking in a changing transportation ecosystem. Listeners will learn the following in Episode 15: Links: https://www2.deloitte.com/us/en/insights/focus/future-of-mobility/future-of-parking-new-mobility-ecosystem.html https://inrix.com/press-releases/parking-pain-us/ https://www.citytech.org/a-space-for-parking-in-the-future-of-mobility https://www.parking-mobility.org/2019/04/05/parkings-role-in-the-new-transportation-ecosystem/ https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2018/03/180328182441.htm#:~:text=shrink%20parking%20lots-,Researchers%20find%20that%20optimizing%20for%20autonomous%20vehicles%20could%20increase%20the,lot%20by%2062%20per%20cent&text=Summary%3A,urban%20space%20dedicated%20to%20parking. https://spectrum.ieee.org/autonomous-parking https://citymonitor.ai/transport/driverless-cars-could-spell-end-downtown-parking-and-cities-need-plan-ahead-4767 https://www.impark.com/parking-insight/autonomous-vehicles-parking/ https://thereader.mitpress.mit.edu/brief-cultural-history-of-the-parking-lot/ https://www.vtpi.org/shoup.pdf https://www.planetizen.com/definition/parking-requirements https://www.theatlantic.com/ideas/archive/2021/05/parking-drives-housing-prices/618910/ https://www.planning.org/planning/2018/oct/peopleoverparking/ https://www.planning.org/planning/2018/mar/futureproofparking/ Co-Hosts: Guest Speaker: Modern Mobility Partners is an Atlanta-based women and minority-owned transportation planning and traffic engineering consulting firm. Service areas include transportation planning, travel demand modeling, traffic and revenue forecasting, traffic engineering, project prioritization and performance measures, funding strategies and grant applications, all looking through a lens of new and emerging technologies. If you are interested in learning more about Modern Mobility Partners, please visit www.modernmobilitypartners.com. If you are interested in becoming a guest on our podcast, please email podcast@modernmobilitypartners.com.

Duration:00:58:31

Ep 14: 9 Steps to Planning the Curb of the Future

4/11/2022
Episode Summary: Listen to national experts and certified planners, Keli Kemp, and Kirsten Mote, both with Modern Mobility Partners, talk about what planners can do to design the curb of the future. Listeners will learn the following in Episode 14: Links: https://www.fehrandpeers.com/curbs-of-the-future/ https://www.ctps.org/data/calendar/pdfs/2019/013020_Future_of_the_Curb_Blog_Flyer_Jan_2020.pdf https://nacto.org/tsdg/curb-appeal-whitepaper/ https://nacto.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/NACTO-Curb-Appeal-Curbside-Management.pdf https://policy.transportation.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/35/2018/09/Growth-of-E-Commerce-and-Ride-Hailing-Services-Urban-Freight-Lab.pdf https://www.gacities.com/News/Viewpoints/Steps-to-Prioritize-and-Implement-Sidewalks.aspx https://www1.nyc.gov/assets/planning/download/pdf/plans-studies/active-design-sidewalk/tools_resources.pdf Co-Hosts: Guest Speaker: Modern Mobility Partners is an Atlanta-based women and minority-owned transportation planning and traffic engineering consulting firm. Service areas include transportation planning, travel demand modeling, traffic and revenue forecasting, traffic engineering, project prioritization and performance measures, funding strategies and grant applications, all looking through a lens of new and emerging technologies. If you are interested in learning more about Modern Mobility Partners, please visit www.modernmobilitypartners.com. If you are interested in becoming a guest on our podcast, please email podcast@modernmobilitypartners.com.

Duration:00:47:26

Ep 13: 5 Steps the Public Sector can Take to Facilitate Mobility as a Service (MaaS)

4/1/2022
Episode Summary: Listen to national experts and certified planners, Keli Kemp and Kirsten Mote, both with Modern Mobility Partners, talk about how the public sector can plan for Mobility as a Service (MaaS). Listeners will learn the following in this episode: Links: modernmobilitypartners.comhttps://maas-alliance.eu/https://medium.com/move-forward-blog/mobility-on-demand-mod-and-mobility-as-a-service-maas-how-are-they-similar-and-different-a853c853b0b8https://move-pgh.com/https://www.transit.dot.gov/research-innovation/mobility-demand-mod-sandbox-programhttps://gtfs.org/https://smartgrowthamerica.org/program/national-complete-streets-coalition/publications/what-are-complete-streets/ Co-Hosts: Guest Speaker: Modern Mobility Partners is an Atlanta-based women and minority-owned transportation planning and traffic engineering consulting firm. Service areas include transportation planning, travel demand modeling, traffic and revenue forecasting, traffic engineering, project prioritization and performance measures, funding strategies and grant applications, all looking through a lens of new and emerging technologies. If you are interested in learning more about Modern Mobility Partners, please visit www.modernmobilitypartners.com. If you are interested in becoming a guest on our podcast, please email podcast@modernmobilitypartners.com.

Duration:00:29:56

Ep 12: 9 Steps to Planning the Transit System of the Future

3/28/2022
Episode Summary: Listen to national experts and certified planners, Keli Kemp, Kirsten Mote, and Sherri Dawson with Modern Mobility Partners, talk about what planners can do to plan for transit systems of the future. Listeners will learn the following in Episode 12: Links: https://onlinemasters.ohio.edu/blog/the-future-of-public-transportation-2/#:~:text=Public%20transportation%20may%20soon%20be,the%20potential%20to%20streamline%20transithttps://www.remix.com/blog/how-transit-planners-are-shaping-the-future-of-public-transportationhttps://www.metro-magazine.com/10111874/what-does-the-future-of-public-transportation-look-likehttps://www.tripspark.com/resource_files/COVID19-Tips-for-Futureproofing-Public-Transit.pdfhttps://www.psrc.org/sites/default/files/transitplanningtoolkit.pdfhttps://onlinemasters.ohio.edu/blog/the-future-of-public-transportation-2/https://www.nrel.gov/docs/fy21osti/76932.pdfhttps://www.idtechex.com/en/research-article/autonomous-shuttles-the-future-of-last-mile-mobility/21742https://www.apta.com/advocacy-legislation-policy/bipartisan-infrastructure-law-hub/https://www.transit.dot.gov/notices-funding/low-or-no-emission-and-grants-buses-and-bus-facilities-competitive-programs-fy2022https://u2c.jtafla.com/https://www.enotrans.org/transittrends/https://itcurves.net/microtransit-article/https://t4america.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/James-Corless-Indy-academy-5-14-15.pdf Co-Hosts: Guest Speaker: Modern Mobility Partners is an Atlanta-based women and minority-owned transportation planning and traffic engineering consulting firm. Service areas include transportation planning, travel demand modeling, traffic and revenue forecasting, traffic engineering, project prioritization and performance measures, funding strategies and grant applications, all looking through a lens of new and emerging technologies. If you are interested in learning more about Modern Mobility Partners, please visit www.modernmobilitypartners.com. If you are interested in becoming a guest on our podcast, please email podcast@modernmobilitypartners.com.

Duration:00:46:28

Ep 11: 5 Steps to Planning for Potentially Sustained Increases in Teleworking after COVID-19

3/16/2022
Episode Summary: Listen to national experts and certified planners, Keli Kemp and Ryan Sager, both with Modern Mobility Partners, talk about what planners can do to plan for increased teleworking. Listeners will learn the following in this episode: Links: https://www.pewresearch.org/social-trends/2020/12/09/how-the-coronavirus-outbreak-has-and-hasnt-changed-the-way-americans-work/https://gacommuteoptions.com/employers/employer-resources/flexwork-consulting/ Co-Hosts: Guest Speaker: Modern Mobility Partners is an Atlanta-based women and minority-owned transportation planning and traffic engineering consulting firm. Service areas include transportation planning, travel demand modeling, traffic and revenue forecasting, traffic engineering, project prioritization and performance measures, funding strategies and grant applications, all looking through a lens of new and emerging technologies. If you are interested in learning more about Modern Mobility Partners, please visit www.modernmobilitypartners.com. If you are interested in becoming a guest on our podcast, please email podcast@modernmobilitypartners.com

Duration:00:51:22

Ep 10: 7 Steps to Demonstrating the Economic Benefits of Transportation Projects

3/11/2022
Episode Summary: Listen to national experts and certified planners, Keli Kemp and Kirsten Mote, along with guest speaker Jennifer Zhan, all with Modern Mobility Partners, talk about what planners can do to demonstrate the economic benefits of investing in a specific transportation project. Listeners will learn the following in this episode: Links: https://usa.streetsblog.org/2013/01/23/drivers-cover-just-51-percent-of-u-s-road-spending/https://www.vtpi.org/tca/tca07.pdfhttps://usa.streetsblog.org/2011/12/12/transit%E2%80%99s-not-sucking-the-taxpayer-dry-roads-are/https://datalab.usaspending.gov/americas-finance-guide/spending/categories/ https://www.transportation.gov/office-policy/transportation-policy/benefit-cost-analysis-guidance-discretionary-grant-programs-0 Co-Hosts: Guest Speaker: Modern Mobility Partners is an Atlanta-based women and minority-owned transportation planning and traffic engineering consulting firm. Service areas include transportation planning, travel demand modeling, traffic and revenue forecasting, traffic engineering, project prioritization and performance measures, funding strategies and grant applications, all looking through a lens of new and emerging technologies. If you are interested in learning more about Modern Mobility Partners, please visit www.modernmobilitypartners.com. If you are interested in becoming a guest on our podcast, please email podcast@modernmobilitypartners.com.

Duration:01:05:26

Ep 9: 7 Steps to Planning Resilient Transportation Systems

3/6/2022
Episode Summary: Listen to national experts and certified planners, Keli Kemp and Kirsten Mote, both with Modern Mobility Partners, talk about what planners can do to plan for resilient transportation systems. Listeners will learn the following in this episode: Links: modernmobilitypartners.comhttps://toolkit.climate.gov/https://www.fhwa.dot.gov/environment/sustainability/resilience/ongoing_and_current_research/planning/integrating_resilience.cfm#toc511390392https://www.fhwa.dot.gov/environment/sustainability/resilience/adaptation_framework/index.cfmhttps://www.atsdr.cdc.gov/placeandhealth/svi/index.html Co-Hosts: Guest Speaker: Modern Mobility Partners is an Atlanta-based women and minority-owned transportation planning and traffic engineering consulting firm. Service areas include transportation planning, travel demand modeling, traffic and revenue forecasting, traffic engineering, project prioritization and performance measures, funding strategies and grant applications, all looking through a lens of new and emerging technologies. If you are interested in learning more about Modern Mobility Partners, please visit www.modernmobilitypartners.com. If you are interested in becoming a guest on our podcast, please email podcast@modernmobilitypartners.com.

Duration:00:35:54

Ep 8: 10 Steps to Completing a USDOT Grant Application

2/28/2022
Episode Summary: Listen to national experts and certified planners, Keli Kemp, Kirsten Mote and Ryan Sager, all with Modern Mobility Partners, talk about what planners can do to compete for a USDOT Grant. Listeners will learn the following in this episode: Links: https://www.transportation.gov/grants https://tradecorridors.org/ Co-Hosts: Guest Speaker: Modern Mobility Partners is an Atlanta-based women and minority-owned transportation planning and traffic engineering consulting firm. Service areas include transportation planning, travel demand modeling, traffic and revenue forecasting, traffic engineering, project prioritization and performance measures, funding strategies and grant applications, all looking through a lens of new and emerging technologies. If you are interested in learning more about Modern Mobility Partners, please visit www.modernmobilitypartners.com. If you are interested in becoming a guest on our podcast, please email podcast@modernmobilitypartners.com

Duration:01:08:12

Ep. 7: 7 Steps to Planning for a Proactive Grant Strategy

2/21/2022
Episode Summary: Listen to national experts and certified planners, Keli Kemp and Kirsten Mote, and guest Jennifer Zhan, all with Modern Mobility Partners, talk about what planners can do to develop a proactive grant strategy. Listeners will learn the following in Episode 7: Links: https://www.congress.gov/bill/117th-congress/house-bill/3684https://www.fhwa.dot.gov/bipartisan-infrastructure-law/ https://www.transportation.gov/equity-Justice40 https://www.transportation.gov/RAISEgrants Co-Hosts: Guest Speaker: Modern Mobility Partners is an Atlanta-based women and minority-owned transportation planning and traffic engineering consulting firm. Service areas include transportation planning, travel demand modeling, traffic and revenue forecasting, traffic engineering, project prioritization and performance measures, funding strategies and grant applications, all looking through a lens of new and emerging technologies. If you are interested in learning more about Modern Mobility Partners, please visit www.modernmobilitypartners.com. If you are interested in becoming a guest on our podcast, please email podcast@modernmobilitypartners.com.

Duration:00:46:45

Ep. 6: Takeaways for Transportation Planners from the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act

2/11/2022
Episode Summary: Listen to national experts and certified planners, Keli Kemp, Kirsten Mote, and guest Amber Berg, all with Modern Mobility Partners, talk about what transportation planners need to know about the new programs and program requirements from the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act. Listeners will learn the following in Episode 6: Links: https://www.congress.gov/bill/117th-congress/house-bill/3684https://www.fhwa.dot.gov/bipartisan-infrastructure-law/https://www.transportation.gov/briefing-room/usdot-releases-state-state-fact-sheets-highlighting-benefits-bipartisanhttps://www.transit.dot.gov/about/news/us-department-transportation-announces-key-priorities-funding-public-transportationhttps://www.transit.dot.gov/funding/grants/fta-program-fact-sheets-under-bipartisan-infrastructure-lawhttps://www.artba.org/economics/iija-impact/states/?profile=GAhttps://www.fhwa.dot.gov/fastact/factsheets/naco.org/resources/legislative-analysis-counties-infrastructure-investment-jobs-act Co-Hosts: Guest Speaker: Modern Mobility Partners is an Atlanta-based women and minority-owned transportation planning and traffic engineering consulting firm. Service areas include transportation planning, travel demand modeling, traffic and revenue forecasting, traffic engineering, project prioritization and performance measures, funding strategies and grant applications, all looking through a lens of new and emerging technologies. If you are interested in learning more about Modern Mobility Partners, please visit www.modernmobilitypartners.com. If you are interested in becoming a guest on our podcast, please email podcast@modernmobilitypartners.com.

Duration:01:13:39

Ep. 5: 6 Steps to Addressing Equity in Safety Planning and Engineering

2/4/2022
Episode Summary: Listen to national experts and certified planners, Keli Kemp and Kirsten Mote, and guest Malaika Faciane, all with Modern Mobility Partners, talk about what planners and engineers can do to plan for equitable safety in transportation. Listeners will learn the following in Episode 5: Links: https://safety.fhwa.dot.gov/provencountermeasures/pdf/FHWA-SA-21-071_PSC%20Booklet_508.pdfhttp://visionzeronetwork.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/05/VisionZero_Equity.pdfhttps://www.nsc.org/safety-first/exploring-best-practices-for-equity-in-transportathttps://saferoutespartnership.org/resources/report/intersection-active-transportation-equity Co-Hosts: Guest Speaker: Modern Mobility Partners is an Atlanta-based women and minority-owned transportation planning and traffic engineering consulting firm. Service areas include transportation planning, travel demand modeling, traffic and revenue forecasting, traffic engineering, project prioritization and performance measures, funding strategies and grant applications, all looking through a lens of new and emerging technologies. If you are interested in learning more about Modern Mobility Partners, please visit www.modernmobilitypartners.com. If you are interested in becoming a guest on our podcast, please email podcast@modernmobilitypartners.com.

Duration:00:58:33