To be misunderstood can be Risky Business

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Have you ever left a public involvement meeting thinking it went well, but knowing that you and your design weren’t really understood by the non-technical stakeholder audience otherwise known as the general public? No need to feel like Daniel walking into the Lion’s Den, there is another solution! No doubt you and your team take intentional steps in the design …

Infrastructure Project Management: Visually Converting an Objection

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When going into a public involvement meeting identifying when you lose your audience can be the difference between success and failure.  Also essential is understanding your target audience and addressing their concerns visually, converting their objections. When you hear no at a public involvement meeting, do you think roadblock or opportunity? If the aim of public involvement is to encourage …

How Oregon DOT Utilizes Augmented Reality to Win Public Support

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This is a great use case of visualization and Augmented Reality by Oregon DOT. Project Owner: Oregon DOT Location: US 97: S. Century Drive to US Forest Service Boundary The Oregon Department of Transportation’s challenge is to involve the public and other stakeholders for planned improvements and overall safety and mobility of US 97 effectively and with a limited budget. …