What's in There for Me: Mining National Data for Information on Walking and Bicycling
Dates
Event Date
Jun 19, 2013
Registration Dates
Jun 13, 2013toJun 18, 2013
Description

What’s in There for Me: Mining National Data for
Information on Walking and Bicycling


Wednesday, June 19, 2013 from 2:00p.m. to 3:00p.m.

Webinar location: MoDOT Traffic Management Center—Room 207
14301 South Outer 40 Road
Chesterfield, MO 63017

This web seminar is sponsored locally by:

Great Rivers Greenway
TEAM Stl
MoDOT

Description:

Are you "interested but concerned" when it comes to data analysis? Join APBP for an examination of
the large national databases available to us and how they can be queried to extract data on cycling
and walking in our communities.

This webinar will provide a user-friendly, 101-level overview of the National Household Travel
Survey and the American Community Survey, including a detailed description of the data relevant to
bicycle and pedestrian trips to be found in each data set; how to use the NHTS Table Designer Tool
and the U.S. Census Factfinder website to extract information and build a profile of your
community; and a discussion of the limitations and caveats of these tools. The session includes a
case study from Portland, Oregon.

Presenters:

Dr. Robert Schneider, Assistant Professor in the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Department of
Urban
Planning, and Roger Geller, Bicycle Coordinator, City of Portland.

Note: APBP has applied for a one CM credit from the AICP for this webinar. A certificate of
attendance for those wanting to claim Professional Development Hours will be available.

RSVP by 5:00 p.m., June18, 2013

Glenna Nesbit at Great Rivers Greenway: gnesbit@grgstl.org
Attendees who RSVP will receive the handouts viaemail before the webinar.
 

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