Design and planning

Improving conditions for walking and bicycling

A best practise report This is a best practise report which provides information on some outstanding pedestrian and bicycle projects that have been recognised for increasing walking and cycling improving user safety in communities ac
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Street crossings for pedestrians: theory and practice

Strategic approach to a walkable edmonton A powerpoint presentation of work done by the Seattle Department of Transportation's marked crosswalk improvement program, the pedestrian-
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Context sensitive solutions in designing major urban thoroughfares for walkable communities - factsh

The publication provides a resource for practitioners working in the challenging practice of urban thoroughfare design.
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Associations of location and perceived environmental attributes with walking in neighbourhoods

Ecological models highlight the importance of environmental influences.
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Walking, from policy to practice - the Geneva case

the Geneva case A paper about making cities walking friendly as opposed to the car friendly cities that have developed over the past forty years
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Creating walkable communities: a guide for local governments

A guide for local governments "This guide is a tool for local governments and concerned citizens. It presents guide- lines, suggestions, and techniques on how to make communities more walkable and pedestrian-friendly.
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Guidelines for providing for journeys on foot

"Describes best practice in planning and providing for pedestrians within the existing UK legislative framework.
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Context sensitive solutions in designing major urban thoroughfares for Walkable Communities

A factsheet which provides planners and designers with information and guidance for using flexibility in exisiting American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials policy and informaiton for context sensitive solutions in design of major urban thoroughfar
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Battling America's epidemic of physical inactivity: building more walkable, liveable communities

Building more walkable, liveable communities An article which explores the possibility of creating environments which promote physical activity, in particular walking.
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