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Practical Solutions Examples

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The following projects illustrate the application of one or more practical design principles (however many were developed before our current focus on practical design).

Design

Operations

Programming/Scoping

Practical Solutions materials

The following documents provide even more depth and context about Practical Solutions.

Practical Highway Design Solutions (pdf 7mb) -NCHRP Synthesis 2013 

WSDOT endorses NACTO's  Urban Street Design Guidelines

Performance and Accountability through Reforms (pdf 82kb)

Understanding Flexibility in Transportation Design — Washington  

Hearing on Using Practical Design and Context-Sensitive Solutions in Developing Surface Transportation Projects , June 2010, U.S. House of Representatives' Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee on Highways and Transit. 

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