May 27 - Dec 28
8am - 5pm

In Person

Roundabouts: From Idea to Implementation

Workshop Objectives: This 2-day workshop was developed to give attendees a more in-depth look at roundabouts with a focus on design and feasibility. The workshop includes a tour of several local roundabouts with background details on the unique features of each.

Workshop Content:

Planning and Feasibility

  • Policy Issues
  • Roundabout screening
  • Intersection control study
  • Accessibility issues
  • Planning Guidance
  • Feasibility problems
  • Feasibility clinic and case studies
  • Questions and discussion

Preliminary Design

  • Capacity and safety theory
  • Design guidance
  • Design principles
  • Design checks
  • Cost sharing, utilities, property requirements
  • Design problems
  • Questions and discussion


  • Detailed design
  • Designing for expansion
  • Designing for maintenance and service vehicles
  • Construction staging
  • Landscaping and illumination
  • Pavement markings and signs
  • Educating the public
  • Accessibility
  • Lessons Learned
  • Questions and discussion

Note: Participants are encouraged to bring a roundabout feasibility case study of their own for class discussion.

Who Should Attend:

Municipal and Consulting Engineers, technicians and technologists, planners, and project managers.


Please click here for 2015 Registration Form

Send to or fax to 289-291-6477.  Online registration coming soon.


Waterloo Inn Hotel & Conference Centre
475 King Street North
Waterloo, Ontario
N2J 2Z5

Phone: 1 800-361-4708


May 27, 2015 - Dec 28
8am - 5pm