Access Management in Mississippi

Abstract:

Parting Observations

  • Applying AMM principles on newly developing highways will not be that difficult
  • Applying AMM principles consistently on existing highways is proving to be a huge challenge, especially for the Appeals Committee
  • One of biggest challenges is moving past the “we’ve always allowed two driveways” mindset

Hurdles Yet to Overcome

  • The LPA Question – ?
  • Developing an Access Management Practice versus an Access Management Policy
Slide List:
  1. New & Improved Access Management in Mississippi
  2. Take-Away’s
  3.  
  4. Development of the Manual
  5. Many Perspectives   
  6. Development of the Manual
  7. March – April 2008
  8. Changes to Rules & Procedures
  9. Development of the Manual
  10. MDOT’s access management manual
  11. Why was the Manual Created?
  12. Where does the Manual Apply?
  13. Impacts All MDOT Divisions
  14. What’s in the Manual?
  15. Interchange Spacing
  16. Access Spacing @ Interchanges
  17. Minimum Access Spacing
  18. Frontage Road Spacing
  19. Intersection Corner Clearances
  20. Access Throat Lengths
  21. Median Opening Design
  22. Median Opening Spacing
  23. Traffic Study Thresh-holds
  24. Access Level by Highway Class
  25. Training PROGRAM
  26. Training – Why it was needed
  27. Goals for the Training
  28. Organization of the Training
  29. Training to Date
  • Posted on: Fri, 08/30/2013 - 23:09
  • By: fbroen
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