This webinar will include instructions and real life examples on how to calculate noise levels from roadways and railways and how to obtain and read noise contour maps for sites near airports.
Participants will learn to:
- Outline theory behind noise requirements
- Examine HUD and other agency noise requirements
- Run through sample calculations for roadways and railways using HUD’s web tool
- Show how to obtain and read airport noise contour map
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Eugene Goldfarb, University of Illinois – Chicago/Great Lakes Environmental Planning, Inc.
Eugene Goldfarb was the Midwest Environmental Officer for 15 years and retired from a 30 year career with HUD in 2004. Eugene was a certified planner (AICP) from 1981-2012 and continues to be a licensed attorney. He teaches courses on environmental assessment and sustainability for the Universities of Illinois-Chicago and Johns Hopkins. Eugene has written articles on HUD environmental practice for HUD’s research journal, Cityscape, and a chapter on the “Sustainable City” for the University of Illinois’s open source textbook on sustainability. He is a member of the KSU TAB (Technical Assistance for Brownfields) team supported by USEPA and was one of the principal architects of the “Nuts & Bolts of Brownfield Development.” Eugene is currently working with The Cloudburst Group designed HUD’s planned online training.
- Offered: Online
- Start: January 19, 2017 - 2:00 pm
- End: January 19, 2017 - 3:00 pm