Walk Bike Forward with Karen Minkel

#WalkBikeForward: Join us on our journey honoring key moments and people that have shaped our field as we celebrate 20 years of creating active, healthy communities. Karen Minkel is Director of the Home Region Program at the Walton Family Foundation. She was previously Director of Strategic Planning for the city of Fayetteville, Arkansas and a […]

Walk Bike Forward with Chuck Flink

#WalkBikeForward: Join us on our journey honoring key moments and people that have shaped our field as we celebrate 20 years of creating active, healthy communities. Chuck Flink is one of America’s leading greenway designers. He founded and has run North Carolina-based Greenways Inc. since 1986, and is a Senior Advisor to Alta. Milestones on […]

Buffalo Bike Plan Aspires to Transform the City

Alta Principal Jeff Olson (4th from right) spoke at Mayor Brown’s May 6 press conference announcing the completion of the Buffalo Bike Plan. By Phil Goff, LEED AP, Senior Associate, Alta Planning + Design While much focus has been placed on mid-sized, bicycle friendly cities such as Portland, Denver, Salt Lake City, and Pittsburgh, Buffalo has […]