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Alta Planning + Design:

Dana Dickman, Nick Falbo, Steve Durrant, Joe Gilpin, Gena Gastaldi, Collin Chesston, Prescott Morrill, Chloe Ward, Wade Walker, Bryan Jones, Cat Cheng, Jillian Portelance, Michael Williams

Small Urban and Rural Livability Center – Western Transportation Institute:

David Kack, Rebecca Gleason, Taylor Lonsdale


National Association of Counties:

Kathy Nothstine, Jack Morgan, Rob Pressly

Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) Project Managers and Technical Leads:

Dan Goodman, Christopher Douwes, Wesley Blount, Elizabeth Hilton, Gabe Rousseau, Bruce Friedman, Dave Kirschner, Shari Schaftlein

Technical Advisory Committee

Bill Nesper – League of American Bicyclists

Talia Jacobson – Oregon Department of Transportation

Rich Crossler-Laird – Oregon Department of Transportation

Jenna Stanke Marmon - Jackson County Oregon Roads and Parks

Robert Ping – WALC Institute (Walkable and Livable Communities)

James Rosenow – Minnesota Department of Transportation

Peter Furth – Northeastern University

Gary Toth – Project for Public Spaces

Susan Law – FHWA Western Federal Lands Representative

Cindy Bobbitt – Grant County Oklahoma Commissioner

Claire Collins – Bath County, Virginia Board of Supervisors

Lynn Padgett – Ouray County Colorado Commissioner

Wayne Emington – FHWA Maine Division

Special Thanks

Peter Kulbacki, Hanover, New Hampshire

R. Charles “Doby” Class, Arcata, California

Dan Weitzel, Manzanita, Oregon

Nicholas Meltzer, Lyndonville, Vermont

Christine Pavoni, Detroit, Oregon

Eric Fredericks, Capay, California

Stephen Steese, Easley, South Carolina

Bruce Evilsizor, Pickens, South Carolina

Michael Edwards, Connellsville, Pennsylvania

Becky Vujovich, Ennis, Montana

Tara Andrews, Miles City, Montana