March 14 Luncheon - ADOT Long Range Transportation PlanMar14
Speaker: Greg Byres/ADOT Multimodal Planning Division, Director
Topic: ADOT Long Range Transportation Plan 
Greg will discuss the ADOT recently completed Long Range Transportation Plan, 2015-2040. This policy document describes the current state of the transportation system within the State of Arizona, and provides guidance for the planning of future development programs. This document provides recommended investment choices for future development programs along with projections for spending and funding needs.  Greg will also provide an overview of ADOT short-term to mid-term upcoming
planning or design contracts. 
The Phoenix Branch 2017 Awards will also be presented at this meeting.
 Members: $25  Non-Members: $30, earlybird rates expire March 10
ASCE Pacific Southwest Conference
ASU and NAU students are hosting the PSWC this year at ASU.  Volunteers are needed to help judge the events. The competition dates are April 12 through April 14, 2018.  See the link to sign-up to volunteer.  Review the Website for more information.  Sponsorship is needed too.  Example Events the students need volunteers for:
  • Transportation
  • Timber Strong Design Build
  • Concrete Frisbee
  • Obstacle Course
  • Mystery Event
  • Tug of War
SSEBE at ASU Distinguished Lecture Series
The School of Sustainable Engineering and the Built Environment (SSEBE) at ASU is hosting the Spring 2018 Distinguished Lecture series with Dr. B. Narayanan, the President and CEO of Carollo Engineers.  Complete details about the event, including links to register for the event, are provided here.   The event is on March 20 (Tuesday), is FREE, and lunch will be served.  
The ASCE Phoenix Branch would like to acknowledge and thank our sponsor Terracon for helping  fund learning, networking, and professional activities in the Phoenix Area.
Rob Lyons, P.E., CFM, M.ASCE
JE Fuller, ASCE Phoenix Branch President