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Michael P. O’Rourke, P. E., PTOE., Senior Associate Professional Registration:
Professional Engineer
New York, New Jersey & Connecticut
Professional Traffic Operations Engineer Trans. Prof. Certification Board, Inc.

Education
Manhattan College B.E.
(Civil Engineering) May, 1976
Polytechnic University M.S.
(Transportation Plng & Trfc Engg) May, 1977

Michael O'Rourke is a Senior Associate at Adler Consulting and has been with the firm since 2000. He is responsible for evaluation of traffic, parking and transportation impact analyses and mitigating measures associated with property/corridor development; design of impact mitigating measures; evaluation and deployment of ITS technology; and administration within the Firm.

Major Projects on which Mr. O'Rourke was the lead engineer include:
  • NY Route 125 Traffic Assessment, New Rochelle and Scarsdale, NY (traffic analysis)
  • Lord & Taylor Expansion, Stamford CT (traffic analysis)
  • Target, Stamford, CT (traffic analysis, parking analysis, signal design)
  • LeCount Square development (traffic analysis, parking analysis, signal design)
  • On-call Traffic Consultant for Clarkstown, Orangetown, and Peekskill, NY.
Prior to joining us, Michael was an Associate at Eng-Wong,Taub & Associates, New York, NY from 1989 to 2000. There he supervised a team of engineers in performing Environmental Impact Assessments. Transportation Planning Studies, Highway Design, and Traffic Impact Studies. Key assignments included:
  • Traffic Engineering "Call-In" Services for the Port Authority of NY & NJ
  • Newark Airport Landside Vehicular Traffic Surveys (1995 through 1999)
  • Northern State Parkway Reconstruction; White Plains Comprehensive Plan Update;
  • Routes 119 & 9A Highway Design Study
  • Major Deegan Expressway Accident Analyses
  • Bronx & Northern Manhattan Arterials Study
  • Manhattan E. Side Transit Alternatives Study
  • Metro-North Commuter Railroad Parking Planning Services
Awards:
Ivor S. Weispart Engineer of the Year Award - ITE Met Section of NY & NJ
Harvey Boutwell Distinguished Service Award - Northeast District

Publications:
Co-authored "Status of Unsignalized Intersection Capacity Research in the United States", published in March 1988, at the International Workshop "Intersections Without Traffic Signals" in Bochum, West Germany.

Professional Organizations:
Fellow Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE)
President Met Section, 1995
Chairman District One, 2000
Member American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
Member Transportation Research Board
Committee A3A10 Highway Capacity and Quality of Service