Toole Design Group Brings Home Commuter Incentives Award

  • Jun 28, 2016

Toole Design Group’s (TDG) comprehensive commuter incentive program uses a variety of rewards and benefits to encourage employees to ride, walk and take transit. As a result, 89% of the 46 employees at the company headquarters in Silver Spring, MD, take transit, walk or bike to work – an impressive number that prompted the judges of the annual Commuter Connections Employer Recognition Awards to...

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Peter Lagerwey Recognized as White House Champion of Change

  • Oct 13, 2015

Peter Lagerwey, Regional Office Director for Toole Design Group in Seattle, has been recognized by the White House as a “Champion of Change” for his work pioneering and popularizing the road diet. The recognition honors Peter for having “provided exemplary leadership in advancing transportation and championing innovation that will benefit our nation’s transportation system for decades to come”. U...

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Boston to Implement Toole Design Group's Protected Bike Lane Design

  • Apr 01, 2015

Toole Design Group (TDG) is working with the City of Boston and BETA Inc. on the reconstruction of Commonwealth Avenue between Packard’s Corner and the Boston University Bridge. The corridor runs through the Boston University campus, and as a result, sees a high volume of pedestrian and bicycle traffic. This busy stretch of Commonwealth Avenue sees a total of 100,000 daily users. It has been the...

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National Planning Excellence Award for Boston Complete Streets Design Guidelines

  • Apr 01, 2015

The American Planning Association (APA) has awarded the Boston Complete Streets Guidelines the National Planning Excellence Award for a Communications Initiative. Toole Design Group produced the 200-page graphic compilation, which represents a fundamental change in Boston’s approach to street design and operations, in concert with Boston’s vision for becoming a more walkable, bikeable, transit-...

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Institute of Transportation Engineers Best Project Award

  • Sep 02, 2014

Toole Design Group has received the Institute of Transportation Engineers Pedestrian and Bicycle Council 2014 Best Project Award for the Boston Complete Streets Design Guidelines. The Award is given to projects that apply innovative design solutions or study techniques to transportation projects emphasizing non-motorized transportation. The Boston Complete Streets Design Guidelines brings...

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Toole Design Group Wins Green Infrastructure Challenge

  • Feb 19, 2014

Keeping true to the Toole Design Group (TDG) philosophy, TDG was one of seven winning submissions for the design phase of the DC Water Green Infrastructure Challenge. Last year, DC Water launched the Green Infrastructure Challenge, engaging firms to design innovative green practices that treat stormwater. Capturing the water before it can enter the combined sewer system will aid in alleviating...

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Gold Bicycle Friendly Business

  • Apr 24, 2013

On this Earth Day, the League of American Bicyclists recognized Toole Design Group with a Gold Bicycle Friendly Business (BFB) award for leading America toward a greener future. We are a company that fully embraces bicycling as a mode of transportation, as well as a daily recreational activity. By rewarding people who walk, bike and use transit, Toole Design Group has been able to achieve very...

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