The State of Behavior Change

A Quarterly Column By: Jessica Roberts, Principal, Programs Manager, Alta Planning + Design I don’t know about you, but whenever I need to get from point A to point B, first I draw up a spreadsheet so I can compare the costs, anticipated time, risk of delays, and…KIDDING! Of course I don’t do that — I’m a […]

“Smart Trips Austin” Aims to Answer Tough Transportation Questions

By: Hannah Mullin and Cathy Cibor, Alta Planning + Design Intimidated by e-scooters? Not sure how to find the best bus route to get to work? Worried biking will be too hard? Here’s how Alta answered those questions in Austin, TX. For the past three years, Alta’s programs team has supported the City of Austin […]

Getting People to Change Behavior Starts with Listening

Alta’s Hannah Day-Kapell provides a custom motivational interviewing training for Safe Routes to School professionals in Wisconsin. By: Hannah Mullin, Senior Programs Specialist, Alta Planning + Design At Alta, our programs team helps communities get the most out of the transportation options available to them. We support residents in diverse communities in overcoming the barriers […]