“Accessibility” Best Match
The Accessible City for Everyone
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...about problem-solving, creating solutions that address the needs of all people. To address this major accessibility challenge, we conceptualized MAPALL. MAPALL is a navigation tool that provides users with the...
sAVe: A Citizen-centered Mobility Solution
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...beauty of sAVe is that it addresses issues around affordability and accessibility that are exemplified in New York but that are also being experienced in cities around the globe.” –...
Does a “Most Livable City” Ranking Matter?
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...in the city. Shouldn’t livability include measures of accessibility and affordability? What about walkability or “lovability”? A metric of livability should capture the quality of life of all of its...
Will Removing All Road Signs Make Us Safer?
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...their cane is at risk in these news systems. While drivers are forced to look for all pedestrian hazards, wherever them may cross, accessibility activists say that this doesn’t provide...
IBI recognized with a National Planning Excellence Award
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...in planning. The First Last Mile Strategic Plan presents a broader view of planning for accessibility to transit and responds to Metro’s core challenge of improving the reach of transit...
Toronto York Spadina Subway Extension (TYSSE) officially open to commuters
/ 2018 / 01 / 03 / toronto-york-spadina-subway-extension-tysse-officially-open-to-commuters
...to boost growth north of Toronto and into Vaughan for years to come. This line “will provide unprecedented accessibility for commuters in the suburbs to downtown Toronto at a lower...Tags: Finch West Station, Line 1 Extension, Pioneer Village Station, transit architecture, TYSSE
The Case for ‘Dispersed’ TODs
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...and feeder bus operation. Low density environments require a different approach for station accessibility. [Source: Author]Dispersed TODs may be criticized as “window dressing” that does not address the significant social,...
“Most Livable City” Rankings Do Matter!: A Response
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We recently posed the question “Does a ‘Most Livable City’ Ranking Matter?” The team at TH!NK found themselves leaning heavily towards “no” in our analysis, but we received...