Promoting Active Transportation Safety in Preparation for Autonomous Vehicles

Download the White Paper Here Autonomous shuttle pilots and projects are in action throughout the country. Image source: Mobility e3 By: Kristen O’Toole, AICP , Catrine Machi, AICP, LCI, and Jean Crowther, AICP Alta Planning + Design The race to develop and deploy fully autonomous vehicles (AV) is on, but how does the safety of people outside […]

Preparing for New Mobility

by Lisa Nisenson, New Mobility Lead, Alta Planning + Design According to the National Conference of State Legislatures, almost half of U.S. states have enacted legislation allowing testing and pilot programs for autonomous vehicles. This year, 33 states have introduced legislation for new or expanded programs. At the local level, transportation and planning news feeds increasingly […]

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 […]