ATSSA Signal November December 2020

Table of Contents 1
Street Talk with Stacy Tetschner 3
New hires and promotions 5
Members find advantages to virtual format for 2021 Legislative Briefing & Fly-In 7
Government Relations Team moves into new office space on Capitol Hill 11
Prepare for skillful advocacy at your statehouse in 2021 15
VTTI research drives safety for next-generation vehicles 16
Pandemic road statistics renew 'Toward Zero Deaths' focus 22
ATSSA case studies address merging and special event issues 24
Traffic Control Device Student Challenge keeps theme, skips to 2022 26
Midyear Digital receives positive reviews 27
Convention & Traffic Expo goes fully virtual 29
Foundation events extend beyond 2021 Convention 31
Dad's injuries threatened plans to become teacher 32
New activity book promotes work zone safety 34
Transportation Conversations 36
Chapter Profile: Maintaining connections, even amid a pandemic 39
ATSSA magazine gets a refresh in 2021 42