Environment

Focus: The purpose of this technical advisory group (TAG) is to determine the research needs in various environmental areas, including but not limited to, noise, air quality, natural and cultural resources, water quality, etc.

  • TAG Chair, Office of Program Development, Bureau of Design & Environment – Tom Brooks – Thomas.Brooks@illinois.gov
  • Office of Highways Project Implementation, Central Bureau of Materials -Joe Vespa Joseph.Vespa@illinois.gov
  • Office of Highways Project Implementation, Bureau of Operations – Rich Telford
  • Office of Highways Project Implementation, Regional Representative(s) – Bart Sherer
  • Office of Planning and Programming, Bureau of Research (non-voting) – Megan Swanson/Ryan Culton
  • Office of Program Development, Bureau of Design & Environment – Scott Marlow Scott.Marlow@illinois.gov
  • Office of Program Development, Bureau of Design & Environment – Scott Stitt Scott.Stitt@illinois.gov
  • Office of the Secretary – Steve Massey
  • Federal Highway Administration – Jan Piland
  • US Army Corps of Engineers – Heidi Howard
  • Illinois Center for Transportation (ICT) Academic Representative – Rabin Bhattarai rbhatta2@illinois.edu  (term ends May 31, 2019)
  • Illinois Center for Transportation (ICT) Research Coordinator (non-voting) – Patty Altstetter
  • Office of Highways Project Implementation, Bureau of Construction – vacant