VDOT SMARTSCALE: Funding the Right Transportation Projects

December 7, 2022 from 10:30 am to 11:00 am

Session Description

Virginia is in its fifth round of using the SMART SCALE prioritization process to screen and score transportation projects of any mode. Join this session to learn how the multimodal evaluation process addresses safety, congestion, accessibility, economic development, environmental quality, and land use. We’ll also take a deeper dive into how VDOT has used accessibility analysis tools to support SMART SCALE.


Panelists and Speakers

Deanna Belden

Deanna Belden

Director of Performance, Risk and Investment Analysis, Minnesota DOT



Peter Ohlms

Senior Research Scientist, Virginia DOT