Active Transportation

Active Transportation

Active transportation can help reduce automobile dependence, increase physical activity levels, improve public health, reduce infrastructure demands, and create more vibrant and livable communities.

We have extensive expertise in the planning and evaluation of infrastructure for the safe and equitable accommodation of pedestrians and cyclists.

Our Work Includes

  • Development of strategic plans.
  • Evaluation of technologies for improving accessibility.
  • Analysis of pedestrian crossing control needs.
  • Development and implementation of Complete Streets initiatives
  • School transportation studies (School Travel Plans).
  • Accommodation of active transportation users in urban and rural environments.
  • Temporary traffic control analysis for active transportation users.
  • Development of guidelines for improved active transportation.

Sample Projects

  • Winnipeg Pedestrian and Cycling Strategies – Recipient of the 2016 Canadian Institute of Planners Award for Planning Excellence (Sustainable Mobility, Transportation and Infrastructure Category)
  • Transportation Association of Canada Pedestrian Crossing Control Guide – Recipient of the 2015 Stan Teply Award by the Canadian Institute of Transportation Engineers for Technical Excellence.
  • Development of a Pedestrian Counting Strategy for Downtown Winnipeg.
  • Active Transportation School Travel Engineering Plan for Ile des Chenes, Manitoba.