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Project Title: Future Interstate Highway System Study

PIN: TRB-SASP-16-02         

Major Unit:
Transportation Research Board

Sub Unit:

Starnes, Monica

Subject/Focus Area:
Transportation and Infrastructure

Future Interstate Highway System Study
September 6, 2016 - September 7, 2016
National Academy of Sciences Building
2101 Constitution NW
Washington D.C. 20148

If you would like to attend the sessions of this meeting that are open
to the public or need more information please contact:

Contact Name: Amelia Mathis
Phone: (202) 334-3255
Fax: (202) 334-3510


Tuesday, September 6


10:30 Self-introductions and overview of Statement of Task
10:40 Study Expectations
Gregory Nadeau, Administrator, Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), U.S. Department of Transportation
Michael Trentacoste, Associate Administrator for Research, Development, and Technology, FHWA
Bud Wright, Executive Director, American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO)

12:10 Committee discussion

12:45 Lunch

1:45 Summary of NCHRP Project 20-24(79)
Susan Binder, Senior Associate, Cambridge Systematics, Inc., and Hal Kassoff, Vice President and Highway Program Manager, WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff
2:45 Committee discussion
3:30 Adjournment of open session

Wednesday, September 7


10:00 Self-introductions and Statement of Task
10:10 Current State of the Interstate Highway System
(~30 min. per panelist)
? FHWA Conditions and Performance Report
Ross Crichton, Team Leader, Investment and Economic Analysis
? ASCE Infrastructure Report Card – IHS Roads and Bridges
Brian Pallasch, Director of Government Relations & Infrastructure Initiatives, American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)

11:10 Committee discussion

12:00 Lunch

1:00 Adjournment of open session

Closed Session Summary Posted After the Meeting

The following committee members were present at the closed sessions of the meeting:
N. Augustine
V. Arroyo
M. Ben-Akiva
A. Drake
G. Giuliano
S. Heminger
C. Hendrickson
K. Killough
A. Lund
J. McDonald
N. Mineta
K. Steudle
M. Townes
C.M. Walton

The following topics were discussed in the closed sessions:
Committee discussed potential conflicts of interest and biases; the origins of the study; the statement of task; the proposals from potential contractors; and the study approach and timeline

The following materials (written documents) were made available to the committee in the closed sessions:

Date of posting of Closed Session Summary: September 8, 2016