Visualizing better biking and walking in Downtown LA

  • Mar 14, 2017

The City of Los Angeles believes that everyone “…should be able to move freely and feel safe on [their] streets.” Mayor Eric Garcetti has made a public commitment to eliminate all traffic deaths in Los Angeles by 2025. Vision Zero LA brings the Los Angeles Department of Transportation together with the LA City Council, police department and local advocates to identify streets where targeted...

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TDG's Seattle Office Welcomes Mark Hafs

  • Mar 13, 2017

Toole Design Group is pleased to welcome Mark Hafs to our team as a project planner in our Seattle office. He brings over 25 years or experience as a planner and landscape architect working on non-motorized transportation systems, recreational trails, site planning, environmental impact assessments, and construction documentation. “We’re very pleased to have a designer and planner of Mark’s...

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Transforming Main Street in Denison, Texas

  • Feb 27, 2017

Denison, TX, located 75 miles north of Dallas, is ready to transform their downtown core into an accessible, vibrant, business-friendly civic center for the community. Together with TDG’s Urban Design Group, the City conducted a community design process to help residents and businesses develop a plan for Main Street that reflects the rich history of the city and serves the residents, businesses...

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You're Invited! Attend our Open House at the Seattle Office

  • Feb 24, 2017

SEATTLE OPEN HOUSE WHEN: Wednesday, March 8, 2017, 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm   Please join Toole Design Group at our Seattle office as we welcome our new office director, Amalia Leighton Cody, P.E., AICP. We will mark the occasion with hors d'oeuvres and cold beverages for all who stop by and say hello. WHERE:  Colman Building, 811 1st Avenue, Suite 500...

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TDG On The Move: Upcoming Conferences

  • Feb 23, 2017

Our team is always attending and presenting at conferences, policy events and summits across the country. See where we will be over the next few weeks, learn more about the work we are doing in communities across the country, and come say hello! Washington Bicycle Summit March 20-21, 2017 The Red Lion Hotel, Olympia, WA Join TDG Vice President & Principal Engineer Bill Schultheiss, P.E...

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National Engineers Week 2017: Project Spotlights

  • Feb 22, 2017

February 19-25 is National Engineers Week! Toole Design Group (TDG) is joining the celebration alongside the National Society of Professional Engineers, the American Society of Civil Engineers and the Institute of Transportation Engineers to showcase the transformative work our engineers do on active transportation design projects. Check out the #TDGDesigned projects that have changed the way we...

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We're Celebrating TDG Engineers During National Engineers Week 2017

  • Feb 22, 2017

February 19-25 is National Engineers Week! Toole Design Group (TDG) is joining the celebration alongside the National Society of Professional Engineers, the American Society of Civil Engineers and the Institute of Transportation Engineers to showcase the transformative work our engineers do on active transportation projects. Check out the #TDGEngineers who are changing the way we experience...

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Peter Lagerwey Moves to New Role at TDG

  • Feb 22, 2017

Seattle Office Director Peter Lagerwey has announced his transition from full-time work at Toole Design Group (TDG). Recognized as a White House Champion of Change in 2015, Peter will remain part of the TDG family in the Seattle office. In addition to being an outstanding resource for staff and working on select projects, he will focus on developing and delivering technical trainings for...

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TDG Welcomes Amalia Leighton Cody as Seattle Office Director

  • Feb 22, 2017

Toole Design Group (TDG) is pleased to welcome Amalia Leighton Cody, P.E., AICP as our new Seattle Office Director. Amalia brings over 15 years of experience as an engineer and planner who is passionate about finding creative ways to plan and design sustainable transportation systems that support the economic, social, and environmental health of communities. “We’re excited to welcome Amalia as a...

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ITE Transportation Language Reform

  • Jan 06, 2017

Is a road widening necessarily an “improvement?” To support better transportation outcomes, we need to take a long hard look at the biased language that is common in our industry. Toole Design Group’s Ian Lockwood, P.E. writes about this issue in the January 2017 edition of the ITE Journal.

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