“Accessibility” Best Match
Can Meaningful Access Shape Design Culture?
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...accessibility standards are not mandated through legislation in Canada, a newly available certification program hopes to encourage adequate accessibility for buildings nation-wide. Called the Rick Hansen Foundation Accessibility Certification (RHFAC),...
Why Aren’t More Cities Embracing PRT?
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...of people directly and around-the-clock to their destination upon request. The pods travel on interconnected tracks and provide both small- and large-circuit accessibility depending on the characteristics of the service...
The Accessible City for Everyone
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...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 fastest...
sAVe: A Citizen-Centered Mobility Solution
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...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.” – Jill...
Modernization of Historic Courthouses: A Look into 410 E Street, Washington, DC
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...Implications Breathing new life into old buildings presents challenges relating to accessibility, sustainability, and emerging technologies among others. Rather than demolishing buildings, revitalization efforts make for “smarter cities” by preserving...
Smart Street Furniture
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...Gehl Institute Smart street furniture can also help those navigating the streets who are most in need of assistance by increasing accessibility. The video below shows a set of British...
Architect Richard Stevens Honoured as RAIC Fellow
https: / / www.ibigroup.com / 2019 / 04 / 11 / architect-richard-stevens-honoured-as-raic-fellow
...station design, a column-free platform, elevated wayfinding, and the prioritization of accessibility. Richard’s projects exemplify a passenger-first approach, and this vision continues to inform Toronto’s transit network. Richard and his...Tags: RAIC, Richard Stevens, transit architecture
Creative Inspirations from Banff Session 2018
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...to architecture and interior design include legislation, health, accessibility, technology, energy conservation, and business management. We asked attendee and IBI Group Architect Susanna Pon to give us her impressions of...
IBI Group Recognized for Leadership in Urban Mobility
https: / / www.ibigroup.com / 2019 / 04 / 10 / ibi-group-recognized-for-leadership-in-urban-mobility-2
...Development Forum Design Awards for its focus on connectivity and accessibility. “Our master development plan presented a holistic vision for a vibrant mixed-use community, uniting municipal, cultural, retail and residential...Tags: Awards, Excellence, IBI Excellence, Mobility, transit, transit architecture, transportation, Urban Design
IBI recognized with a National Planning Excellence Award
https: / / www.ibigroup.com / 2015 / 05 / 19 / ibi-recognized-with-a-national-planning-excellence-award-from-the-american-planning-association
...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 and...