Arizona & New Mexico Access Program Developments

Abstract:

New Mexico’s Goals (2009-10)

  • Update and improve current manual, regulations and internal policies.

  • Provide training

  • Budgeted for phase 1

Switch from Guide to Rules

  • Mostly procedures w/o criteria

  • All design issues pointed to Green Book

  • Not effective program

  • Not preserving function or safety

  • Lacked ability to address accumulative impacts

  • Little criteria to deny a request

 

Started with

  • State of practice review (Stover)

  • Extensive internal stakeholder meetings

  • Created an access category system

  • Framed a decision process

  • Location and design guidelines

  • New procedures

  • Prepared draft Regulations, then guidelines

 

Slide List:

Slide Titles

1. Arizona & New Mexico Access Program Developments

2. New Mexico’s Goals (2009-10)

3. Rules from 2001, about 28 pages

4. Rules include design criteria

5. State Access Management Manual. 2001. Repeated Rules, added details and other policies

6. Scope – Phase 1

7. Transportation Advisory Committee

8.

9. 5 of 25 Key Recommendations

10. Federal Register / Vol. 74, No. 165 / August 27, 2009

11. Commission Interstate Access Policy

12. Chief Engineer Interstate Access Policy

13. SAMM also had policy and procedures for changes in controlled-access facilities.

14. We revised and unified controlled-access policies (drafts)

15. Waiting for Phase 2

16.

17. Switch from Guide to Rules

18. Access Related Crashes in Arizona Annual Average (2000-2004)

19. Why Have All Program Elements in Law (Rules/Regs/Code)

20. Current Status, Summer 2009

21. Started with

22. Fully integrate all ADOT units

23. Decision Flow Chart For Permit Decision:

24. Access Management Categories

25. MR, US 60, Grand Ave

26. MR or R1

27. Sample of R1

28. Urban Mixed

29. U3 on SH 60

30. Statewide Access Category Assignments

31. Zoom In

32. Pinal County

33. Access Management Plans for Corridors and Interchange Influence Areas

34. Photo

35. Key Access Design Elements

 

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