Denver Takes Action on Vision Zero

  • Oct 12, 2017

The City of Denver, Colorado, has joined over 30 other communities in the United States who have set out to achieve Vision Zero—the elimination of traffic deaths and serious injuries on city streets—by 2030. On Friday, October 6, Denver mayor Michael B. Hancock unveiled the Denver Vision Zero Action Plan, a major step toward making that goal a reality. Traffic deaths have been rising in Denver...

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Toole Design Group is pleased to welcome Addie Weber

  • Jun 21, 2017

Toole Design Group is pleased to welcome Addie Weber, AICP to our team as a Senior Planner leading TDG’s new Atlanta office. She brings more than 16 years of experience in the Atlanta region where she has established a strong reputation for collaborating with clients to deliver successful, implementation-driven plans. Addie is a renowned studio leader, project manager and urban designer who is...

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Taking on a (National Bike) Challenge

  • Jun 09, 2017

Toole Design Group is always up for a challenge. So naturally, our team of planners, engineers, and landscape architecture professionals was game for the 2017 National Bike Challenge. As a regular challenger for the small workplace category, and a top-10 workplace nationwide in 2015, we’re riding our bikes and recording our rides from now through September 30. As we wrapped up May’s National Bike...

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PfB Brings Bicycle Network Analysis Tools to Your Community

  • Jun 09, 2017

TDG has been working with national bicycle advocacy group PeopleForBikes to develop a new resource for communities who are looking to improve the connectivity of their bicycle facilities. The BNA tool from PfB allows any city to upload information on their street network and see where the high-stress gaps and challenges are for people who bike in their areas. Read more about the BNA tool and see...

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Improve your Summer Reading List with Transportation Titles from TDG

  • Jun 09, 2017

With summer upon us in just a few days, many TDGers are looking forward to putting their noses in a good book for a few days at the beach, in the mountains, or by the pool. We asked our technical staff to recommend a few of their favorite transportation reads. Check out the list and pick up a title or two for your reading pleasure this summer. “The Power Broker: Robert Moses and the Fall of New...

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ITE Journal Features Westlake Cycle Track

  • May 04, 2017

A great read for National Bike Month: Seattle DOT engineer Peter Trinh, PE discusses the challenges and successes of the Westlake Cycle Track, getting into all of the engineering details in the April ITE Journal. The new connecting bicycle facility was named 2016's Best New Bike Lane by PeopleForBikes. Congratulations to the City of Seattle for their visionary work on this great new facility!...

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From Concept to Construction

  • Apr 24, 2017

The landscape architecture and urban design staff at TDG frequently describe their work as taking projects from concept to construction. As a multidisciplinary firm, our teams are constantly working in various phases of planning and design, but our landscape architecture practice uniquely covers the whole spectrum of project development. Part of that is by definition - landscape architecture...

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#WLAM2017: Talking Landscape Architecture with Jennifer Toole, AICP, ASLA

  • Apr 14, 2017

Toole Design Group is celebrating World Landscape Architecture Month in April! We’re highlighting the many ways that landscape architects and designers influence our active transportation projects at every stage of the development at our multidisciplinary firm. At TDG, our landscape architecture practice is integrated into every project, from concept to construction. Landscape architects and...

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TDG Celebrates World Landscape Architecture Month

  • Apr 04, 2017

April is the American Society of Landscape Architects’ World Landscape Architecture Month! Over the next month, Toole Design Group (TDG) will celebrate the people and projects that make our landscape architecture and urban design practice a vital part of active transportation projects. As a multidisciplinary planning, engineering and landscape architecture firm, TDG’s landscape architects and...

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Children’s Book Teaches Kids About Safe Street Designs, Practices

  • Apr 01, 2017

April 1, 2017 For Immediate Release: Children’s Book Teaches Kids About Safe Street Designs, Practices How I Get To School: A Complete Streets Story makes road design manuals accessible to our most precious travelers. Toole Design Group (TDG), the nation’s leading planning, engineering and landscape architecture firm specializing in multimodal transportation, has released the first in their “Kid’...

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