IBI’s TODO Installation Examines the ‘Space Between’ at Yonge & St Clair
https: / / www.ibigroup.com / 2018 / 01 / 29 / ibis-todo-installation-examines-the-space-between-at-yonge-st-clair
...or erosion of the public space around Young & St. Clair, as it made way for streetcars, pedestrians, more vehicles and unsuccessfully, cyclists. These obstructions have diminished the pedestrian experience...
The Global Growth of Complete Streets
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...a range of other pedestrian improvements on 1,200 km of road. The rise of complete streets, which accommodate the needs of a diversity of users, has been accompanied by a...
Bob Dylan, Flaneur
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...come a long way. And sure, there are other flaneurs and flaneuse who have shown greater commitment to promoting pedestrian friendly cities. But how many of them have travelled 1,000,000...
Delta Hotel Wins Award of Excellence
https: / / www.ibigroup.com / 2015 / 09 / 30 / ibi-groups-delta-hotel-wins-the-toronto-urban-design-award-of-excellence
...careful handling of driveways and pedestrian entrances all contribute to a pleasant and vibrant pedestrian experience.” “In conceiving this project architecturally, we recognized that it needed to make a bold...Tags: hotel
The Case for ‘Dispersed’ TODs
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...the low-density environment, first-last mile initiatives to enhance bike and pedestrian access to the station may not be cost-effective. So is TOD hopeless in these locations? I don’t think so....
IBI Group Recognized for Leadership in Urban Mobility
https: / / www.ibigroup.com / 2017 / 01 / 31 / ibi-group-recognized-for-leadership-in-urban-mobility
...Washington. With HOV lanes, full shoulders for disabled vehicles, a cross-lake bicycle and pedestrian path, and the largest, heaviest and strongest bridge pontoons ever built, the new, 1.5-mile floating highway...Tags: Bhubaneswar, Mobility, seattle, transit, Transit Engineering, Vancouver, Variable Speed Limit System
The Many Benefits of Walkable Cities
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...the parking lot, but at some point every day, nearly every able person is a pedestrian. And yet, in many urbanized environments, engineers, planners and policymakers have made walking the...
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...
Toronto York Spadina Subway Extension (TYSSE) officially open to commuters
https: / / www.ibigroup.com / 2018 / 01 / 03 / toronto-york-spadina-subway-extension-tysse-officially-open-to-commuters
...amplify its importance as a vital civic space. The station has two at-grade pedestrian entrances. The east entrance is integrated on to a bus terminal and an elevated “flying” iconic...Tags: Finch West Station, Line 1 Extension, Pioneer Village Station, transit architecture, TYSSE