Assignment of the Subcommittee on Design

"The subcommittee shall investigate available data and pursue studies to develop and keep current appropriate publications pertaining to principles, methods, and procedures of transportation facility design, including but not limited to geometric, aesthetic elements, and pavements; investigate, develop, and keep current recommended practices for the design of facilities to integrate safety features; recommend and promote design practices which will protect and enhance the quality of the environment, provide a forum for the exchange of practices and experience in the field of transportation facility design; and give due consideration to the effect of all design features on economic and energy resources. It shall identify and report to its parent standing committee on any federal regulatory mandates of national concern. Each member department shall be entitled to membership thereon.

"To ensure consistency and the best thinking of the association, the subcommittee shall work cooperatively, as appropriate, with other technical subcommittees."