2012 OTS Archive

4th Annual Oregon Transportation Summit Archives

The 4th Annual OTS was held at Portland State University of Monday, September 10, 2012. The following information represents the proceedings of the Summit, sharing speakers' presentations when available.

Summit Archives: Plenary Session

The topic of 2012 plenary session was the uncertain future of metropolitan planning organizations. Peter Plumeau of Resource Systems Group presented the lecture and Lane Council of Governments Executive Director Brenda Wilson delivered a prepared response.

Summit Archives: Workshop Sessions

The following sessions were held during the Summit; where the speaker names are links, presentations are available for download (Moderators are indicated by *).


Mega, Multi or Metro: How Big Is Your Region?

Can Bike and Car Sharing Save the World?

  • Dan Bower, Portland Bureau of Transportation*
  • Susan Shaheen, U.C. Berkeley
  • Matt Berkow, ALTA Planning + Design
  • >Walter Rosenkranz, Car2Go

Effective, Inclusive Planning in Latino Communities

An Arterial Runs Through It

Tracks and Tires: Ingredients for Economic Development

Building Returns on Bike/Ped Investments

Rising Tide: Transportation and Climate Adaptation

Fans of the Spans: The Outlook for Our Bridges