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Video Summary

A short overview highlighting some of the topics covered at the conference.
View this summary on a television using the companion DVD disc.
The DVD also includes the following presentations that can be viewed using a personal computer.

Minutes/Summary of Presentations pdf

Short synopsis of each presentation. (The links may not work from the internet site)

Library of documents in Excel

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All presentations from the February 14-15, 2006 Workshop in Orlando Florida are on-line. Most presentations include the audio linked to the PowerPoint presentation. The presentations may have been modified to remove unimportant statements, pauses, and microphone feedback. Last Update May 4, 2006.
Please contact Frank Broen with comments and suggestions.

February 14, 2006

Welcome to Florida

Welcome to Florida

Colonel Christopher A. Knight,

Florida Highway

Conference Expectations

Conference Expectations

Lap Hoang

State Traffic Operations Engineer, FDOT

Rita in Texas

TxDOT, Contra Flow and the Hurricane Rita Experience

Scott Alley


Texas Contra Flow Plan

Developing a Contra Flow Plan

Margaret Moore


Overview of the Louisiana Contra Flow Plan

Stephen Glascock, LADOTD

Lieutenant Chris Bodet, LASP

Mississippi Contra Flow Operations

Bob Chapman, MDOT

Captain Karon Bridges , MDOT

Alabama I-65 Alabama - Reverse-Laning I-65 George Conner, ALDOT

Hurricane Evacuations Alabama

Patrick Manning, AL FHP

North Carolina I-40 Lane Reversal Plan

Kelly Damron, NC DOT

Major David Munday, NCHP

South Carolina 2006 Hurricane Evacuation Plan

Dick Jenkins, SCDOT

Lieutenant Mike Bowman SCHP

Georgia Presentation

Georgia Contra Flow Experience

Eric Pitts, GDOT

Capt. Larry Smith, GAHP

Virginia Presentation

Virginia ’s Lane Reversal Plan

Perry Cogburn, VA DOT

Maj. Thomas Martin, VASP

Florida ’s Contra Flow Plans

Paul Clark, FDOT

Major Leroy Smith, FHP

Why We Evacuate

Audio will not be included

Brock Long, FEMA Region IV

February 15, 2006

Traffic Simulation Tools for Evacuation Planning

Kenneth C. Courage, UF

Round Table Discussion

Michael Akridge, FDOT

FHWA and Evacuations

Regina McElroy

Director, Office of Transportation Operations, FHWA

Funding – “A State Perspective”

Patrick Odom, FDEM

The Do’s and Don’ts of Contra Flow

Lap Hoang, FDOT

Sponsored by:

Florida Department of Transportation

1-95 Corridor Coalition

America Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials

Federal Highway Administration
US Department of Transportation