Streets aren’t just about cars anymore. Join Stantec’s Mike Rutkowski and Craig Lewis as they explain the shift to people-oriented design, which accommodates people, bicycles, and transit, as well as cars.
Urban Places Idea Lab (Part 1): Tweaking plans, designs, and sustainability strategies
Fine-tuning by the interdisciplinary design team focuses on how sites, districts, and even cities will func...
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An avid cyclist forgoes a car rental during his visit to Calgary─and it helped him stay healthy and connect with the community
Microtransit series (Part 1): Technology helps cities meet demand for accessible transit
How are new technologies bringing cost-effective changes that will meet transit riders’ needs now—and in the future?
Mentioned in Forbes: Driverless Cars Will Dramatically Change Where And How We Live
Our Urban Places team member, Jason Schrieber, shares insights on current driverless vehicle capabilities and work on the city-level to start planning for the impacts on our communities.
Counting every space: What parking inventories tell us about cities
Our planners and mobility experts offer three unique perspectives on the untapped opportunity in our parking lots, garages, and streets
Wildfire recovery: Creating a resilient home for outdoor education from ashes
Brianna Daniels helps to rebuild a California Boy Scout camp devastated by wildfire—and discovers her most memorable project
Webinar Recap: Complete Streets in Canada feat. Ryan Martinson
Smart Growth America's Heather Zaccaro posted a highlights recap of the Complete Streets in Canada webinar
Webinar: Complete Streets in Canada - featuring Ryan Martinson
Smart Growth America's webinar "Complete Streets in Canada" features our active transportation specialist Ryan Martinson
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
What if your neighborhood could make you healthier?
The WELL Community Standard equips planners to build health promotion into the very fabric of neighborhoods
Achieving NEPA Assignment—4 ways the right consultant is critical to reaching this goal
NEPA Assignment offers many benefits to a state agency, but how can you prepare for the application, execution, and implementation?
EcoDriving can save you time, money, and effort—all while reducing your carbon footprint
Take a sneak peek at our ecoDriving course from the intern who helped update it
Are we a match? Meet our team of transportation experts at SASHTO to find out!
Stantec is proud to sponsor and attend the Southern Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials at the 77th Annual SASHTO Meeting this year.
Mind wandering during everyday driving: Bridget Burdett's PhD
Principal Researcher Bridget Burdett discusses her PhD, 'Mind Wandering During Everyday Driving', in an interview on Radio New Zealand.
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.
3 ways complete streets policies provide social, economic, and physical equity
Smart Growth America has made a difference in the lives of thousands across the US—and we’re proud to help continue our support
Need to keep your community's bridges safe? Stantec is creating an app for that.
Dr. Reed Ellis and his team are constantly evolving a research-based Bridge Management System that helps transportation agencies inspect and maintain their critical infrastructure
Creating a new paradigm for traffic safety—trade the car for other transit options
Studies suggest smart growth policies, complete streets design, and transit-oriented development might help save lives
Published: Tennessee – A Case Study In Creating A Resilient State
In Smart & Resilient Cities, Susan Marlow explores why communities wanting to become more resilient should anticipate and adapt to the stressors that new technology-driven transportation will bring
International Downtown Association Report: The Value of U.S. Downtowns and Center Cities
This groundbreaking study by the IDA, Stantec, and HR&A Advisors highlights a downtown’s unique and impactful contributions to a city's economy, inclusiveness, vibrancy, identity, and resilience
Creating corridors of opportunity: Urban design for community and economic benefit