Transportation Planning

Stantec experts share their knowledge on the trends, innovations, and challenges – autonomous vehicles, active transportation, transit investment – shaping the future of transportation planning.

  • Can smart mobility solutions answer transit’s first/last mile challenge?

    Can smart mobility solutions answer transit’s first/last mile challenge?

    Many municipalities are hoping to avert the ‘hell’ of personal autonomous vehicles for the ‘heaven’ of mobility-as-a-service

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  • Published in Planning Magazine: Curb Control

    Published in Planning Magazine: Curb Control

    Parking is so passé. Swiftly changing mobility options and competing priorities mean planners need to practice active curb management.

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  • How to mine cell phone data to plan transit

    How to mine cell phone data to plan transit

    24 million people visited Lake Tahoe in 2015—and only 1.4% used transit. Planners want 20% and a better way of studying travel patterns is helping.

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  • Discovering how “The Emily Test” can offer new—and better—perspectives to design

    Discovering how “The Emily Test” can offer new—and better—perspectives to design

    Spending time on the dark lanes of Christchurch, New Zealand, highlights the importance of considering personal safety, gender, and what’s right for everyone

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  • Published in Railway Age: Transit-Oriented Development, Philadelphia Style

    Published in Railway Age: Transit-Oriented Development, Philadelphia Style

    The city’s compact, walkable character makes it a prime candidate for TOD

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  • Published in Logistics & Transport NZ: Using rail to take pressure off roads

    Published in Logistics & Transport NZ: Using rail to take pressure off roads

    Principal Consultant Andrew Maughan explains how using rail is an economic way to take pressure off freight movements on South Island roads in New Zealand

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  • What is microtransit? And how can transit agencies use it to fill gaps in their mass transit systems?

    What is microtransit? And how can transit agencies use it to fill gaps in their mass transit systems?

    Learn more in our interactive infographic

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  • Published in Informed Infrastructure: Moving Connected and Autonomous Vehicles Forward

    Published in Informed Infrastructure: Moving Connected and Autonomous Vehicles Forward

    A smart mobility testing ground launches via partnership between Stantec, Space Institute Research Corp., and University of Tennessee Space Institute

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  • Webinar Recording: Walking (and cycling) in a Winter Wonderland: Takeaways from the Winter Cycling Congress

    Webinar Recording: Walking (and cycling) in a Winter Wonderland: Takeaways from the Winter Cycling Congress

    Learn how policy, design, and infrastructure maintenance best practices can make a city’s outdoor spaces enjoyable throughout the winter months

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  • Webinar Recording: Equity and Mobility in Design

    Webinar Recording: Equity and Mobility in Design

    What does equity in design mean? Ryan Martinson discusses equity’s role in our infrastructure and how the right plan can create equal access for all.

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  • From ancient to contemporary: How to design a monastery in the 21st century

    From ancient to contemporary: How to design a monastery in the 21st century

    Designing modern-day projects for cultural organizations presents unique challenges—and here are 4 ways to deal with them

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  • Microtransit series (Part 3): How tech can help transit unlock microtransit's opportunities

    Microtransit series (Part 3): How tech can help transit unlock microtransit's opportunities

    Technology in transit is no longer a nice-to-have…it’s a must-have

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  • Equity in the Transportation System - A bridge we can cross together

    Equity in the Transportation System - A bridge we can cross together

    Ryan Martinson discusses equity as it pertains to transportation professionals and the design of transportation systems

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  • What if your neighborhood could make you healthier?

    What if your neighborhood could make you healthier?

    The WELL Community Standard equips planners to build health promotion into the very fabric of neighborhoods

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  • Published: Preparing for the Future of Mobility in Tennessee

    Published: Preparing for the Future of Mobility in Tennessee

    Stantec's Susan Marlow discusses the process her and her team are using to help engage Tennessee communities and move them toward a more resilient future as it pertains to mobility.

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  • Road kill: the creative destruction of an urban expressway reclaims a city’s soul

    Road kill: the creative destruction of an urban expressway reclaims a city’s soul

    Filling Rochester’s sunken Inner Loop rights a 50-year-old transportation plan gone wrong

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  • Planning on the Cellular Level - Planning Magazine, May 2018

    Planning on the Cellular Level - Planning Magazine, May 2018

    Cynthia Albright writes in Planning Magazine about Stantec's use of data collection to help mitigate the effects of the thousands of outdoor enthusiasts who come to Lake Tahoe every year

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  • Connecting Canada from coast to coast to coast—completing a 60-year vision

    Connecting Canada from coast to coast to coast—completing a 60-year vision

    The new Inuvik to Tuktoyaktuk Highway brings new hopes to northern Canadian communities

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  • How to use limited funding to reduce road fatalities and injuries

    How to use limited funding to reduce road fatalities and injuries

    How can New Zealand’s road-controlling authorities effectively target their budgets to reduce death and serious injury on roadways?

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  • How do we manage the smart-mobility revolution? It starts with well-crafted policy.

    How do we manage the smart-mobility revolution? It starts with well-crafted policy.

    The positive potential of autonomous vehicles is enormous, but we need to make deliberate decisions to make sure we are realizing that potential

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