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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).




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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