4th Annual Summer Conference on Livable Communities Presentations

The Transportation Research Center for Livable Communities (TRCLC) held the 4th Annual Summer Conference on Livable Communities during June 1-2, 2017 at Western Michigan University in Kalamazoo, Michigan. This conference brought transportation researchers, practitioners, and public agencies from around Michigan and the country all together to share current practices, on-going research projects, and interesting ideas regarding transportation and livable communities.

During the event, 22 podium presentations and 20 poster presentations were made. Presentation topics included innovations on active transportation, non-motorized transportation safety, safe mobility for the elderly and people with disabilities, and enhancing public transit services. David W. Eby and Nicole Zanier presented at this conference.

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Maintaining Safe Mobility for Older Adults: Michigan’s Integrated Approach
David Eby
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An Assessment of Vehicle Condition, Maintenance, Advanced Technologies and Assistive Modifications Among Older Drivers
Nicole Zanier
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The ATLAS Center is a collaboration between the University of Michigan (U-M) Transportation Research Institute (UMTRI) and Texas A&M Transportation Institute