ITE Manitoba will hold its December luncheon and 2022 Annual Business Meeting (ABM) on December 20th, at the Winnipeg Winter Club.
Location: Winnipeg Winter Club, 200 River Ave, Riverview Room (second floor)
Cost: $30 regular, $15 student
Presentation: Winnipeg Road Safety Strategic Action Plan
On July 21, 2022, Council approved Winnipeg’s first Road Safety Strategic Action Plan (RSSAP). This plan will serve as a roadmap for implementing both short-term solutions and long-term investments to ensure the City is doing its part to prevent serious injury and death on Winnipeg streets. The RSSAP consists of 67 actions to help Winnipeg reach its goal of a 20 percent reduction in fatal and serious injury collisions over the next five years, with a long-term vision of a transportation system that allows people of all ages and abilities to safely move around without experiencing death or serious injury. Actions are grouped within five focus areas:
This presentation will provide an overview of RSSAP and discuss how it was developed.
Speakers: Rebecca Peterniak, M.Sc., P.Eng., RSP1 and Jeannette Montufar, Ph.D., P.Eng., PTOE, RSP1, FCAE, FITE, FEC
Rebecca Peterniak is the Community Traffic Engineer for the City of Winnipeg. She is the Vice President of ITE Manitoba and Chair of the TAC Road Safety Committee. Rebecca was the City’s project manager for the RSSAP.
Jeannette Montufar is founding partner and CEO of MORR Transportation Consulting. She is former president of ITE Canada and the Manitoba Section of ITE. Jeannette was the project manager for RSSAP’s consulting team.