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" Movement has always fascinated me. I have always enjoyed watching and participating in activities that involve movement. Relocating to Portland and parking my car only increased this enjoyment. Whether it's walking home in the rain, or paddling on the river, I love the time I spend outdoors everyday. I feel extremely lucky that I have found a profession that allows me to make it easier for people everywhere to fall in love with motion.…"

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  • News + Events

    • Find us at the 2019 SRTS National Conference!

      The 2019 Safe Routes to School National Conference will be held at the Hilton Tampa Downtown from November 12-14, 2019. Be sure to save the Read More

    • Find us at the NACTO Designing Cities Conference!

      The NACTO Designing Cities Conference brings together 900 officials, planners, and practitioners to advance the state of transportation in cities. Save the date for Toronto: Read More

    • Deadline Extended! Future of Mobility Workshop Assistance Applications

        Alta Planning + Design is excited to announce our first Future of Mobility Workshop Assistance Program. Across the country, Alta is leading discussions about Read More

    • Find us at the 2019 ACT International Conference!

      ACT’s International Conference is one of the largest gatherings of TDM professionals in the country. Attracting over 550 attendees from across the United States, Canada, Read More

    • Find us at the 2019 APBP Conference!

      2019 APBP Conference The 2019 Association of Pedestrian and Bicycle Professionals Conference will be held in Portland, OR from Sunday, August 25 through Wednesday, August Read More

    Thought Leadership + Resources

    • National Center for Mobility Management

      Mobility management is an approach to designing and delivering transportation services that starts and ends with the customer. It begins with a community vision in Read More

    • TRB Forum on Preparing for Automated Vehicles and Shared Mobility

      The TRB Forum on Autonomous Vehicles and Shared Mobility released this white paper, discussing the opportunities and challenges, and the complexities and uncertainties of new Read More

    • White Paper: Promoting Active Transportation Safety in Preparation for Autonomous Vehicles

      Autonomous vehicle (AV) technology is advancing and moving closer to public adoption. The technology brings opportunities and concerns for safeguarding the safety and comfort of Read More

    • Making New Mobility Work for Your Community – Alta Webinar

      Mobility is undergoing multiple dramatic shifts. Cities, regions, and states are responding with a range of policy, planning, and design strategies. Join Alta’s New Mobility Read More

    • The Rise of Micro-Mobility: Responding to Dockless Bike Share and Shared Mobility

      The newest trends in mobility are small, cheap, nimble, and shared. What does the rise of micro-mobility mean for your community? In this Alta Innovation Read More