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Photos & Presentations from Summer Technical Series

Photos & Presentations from Summer Technical Series

Thank you to all who attended our very successful Summer Technical Series on Litigation in Transportation. We hope you enjoyed the excellent presentations as much as we did. Here are some photos as well as a link to all the presentations, downloadable in PDF format for your use: Presentations can be downloaded here (via About – Downloads from the main menu, this is where you can also find presentations from luncheons and spring conferences). We look forward … Read entire article »

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AZITE Kickoff Luncheon/Business Meeting

AZITE Kickoff Luncheon/Business Meeting

Our annual kickoff luncheon/business meeting will be held at Aunt Chilada’s Squaw Peak in Phoenix on September 14th. We have a lot on the agenda, including the following: Western District update ITE International update by Karen Aspelin Committee Updates Review and vote on the proposed annual budget Installation of new officers Awards and recognition There are volunteer opportunities available on various Section Committees, so please reach out to a Committee Chair or Officer and get involved. This is an important meeting for all Arizona … Read entire article »

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Signal Timing Manual Review Chapters 5-6

Signal Timing Manual Review Chapters 5-6

Signal Timing Manual Review Chapter 5-6 The AZTech Operations Committee, with the support of the Maricopa County Department of Transportation, the Arizona Institute of Transportation Engineers and the Intelligent Transportation Society of Arizona, is conducting a series of workshops with the purpose of reviewing the Signal Timing Manual, 2nd Ed. On Wednesday, September 20th from 9 am to 11 am, MCDOT is hosting a workshop to review Chapters 5 – 6. While this is a free … Read entire article »

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AZITE August Breakfast Series – Litigation in Transportation III

AZITE August Breakfast Series – Litigation in Transportation III

This last presentation in our series is entitled, “Standard of care for road injury cases”  and will focus on recent Arizona Supreme Court Decisions that impact how engineers and jurisdictions should handle the Standard of care for road injury cases. John Leader of the Leader Law Firm will present the plaintiff’s view of the issue and discuss how we can be more proactive to avoid litigation. For more information and to register, please go to our … Read entire article »

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AZITE July Breakfast Series – Litigation in Transportation II

AZITE July Breakfast Series – Litigation in Transportation II

This month’s presentation is entitled “Busting the Budget: Trends Toward Awarding Damages for Change of Access”. Chris Kramer and Laura Curry, of the Gust Rosenfeld Law Firm, will share their expertise on a variety of issues involving transportation projects and the law.  They have over 30 years of experience representing public agencies in cases involving freeways, roads and traffic interchanges, transit, light rail, flood control, parks, wetlands, airports and public buildings. For more information and to … Read entire article »

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