Factors Influencing the Decision to Drive or Walk Short Distances to Public Transport Facilities

Walton, D. & Sunseri, S. (2010). Factors Influencing the Decision to Drive or Walk Short Distances to Public Transport Facilities. International Journal of Sustainable Transportation, 4(4), 212-226.
Samples of drivers and walkers are examined to understand factors influencing the decision to walk. The driver sample was limited to those who lived within 1 km of the park-and-ri…

School Travel Plans: Overcoming Barriers to Implementation

Baslington, H. (2008). School travel plans: Overcoming barriers to implementation. Transport Reviews, 28(2), 239-258.
The number of primary school children travelling to school by car has almost doubled in 20 years. A governmental policy response is to introduce school travel plans. The paper rai…

Understanding and Mapping Institutional Impediments to Walking and Bicycling to School: A Case Study of Hillsborough County, Florida

Steiner, R. L., Bejleri, I., Wheelock, J. L., Boles, G., Cahill, M., Perez, B. O. (2008). Understanding and mapping institutional impediments to walking and bicycling to school: A case study of Hillsborough County, Florida. Transportation Research Record, 2074, 3-11.
The Safe, Accountable, Flexible, Efficient Transportation Equity Act: A Legacy for Users (SAFETEA-LU) legislation calls for the establishment of a Safe Routes to School program in…

Webinaire: Écoliers actifs et en sécurité

Jay Kassirer Ottawa January 18, 2010 10:24 PM
Ce webinaire présente des études de cas de deux programmes Écoliers actifs et en sécurité, parmi les meilleurs en Amériques du Nord, qui encouragent les élèves du primaire et leur…

Webinar: Active & Safe Routes to School

Jay Kassirer Ottawa January 18, 2010 10:16 PM
This webinar features case studies from two of North America's leading Active and Safe Routes to School programs, which engage elementary school students and their families in wal…

Developing Green Mobility Strategies

Scott MacPhee Halifax December 03, 2009 03:25 PM
I am working with stakeholders at a rural campus to develop a green mobility strategy. I am having trouble getting project buy-in. What I am looking for are strategies that can be…

Behavioural Responses to Climate Change: Asymmetry of Intentions and Impacts

Whitmarsh, L. (2009, March). Behavioural responses to climate change: Asymmetry of intentions and impacts. Journal of Environmental Psychology, 29(1), 13-23.
In seeking to determine whether climate change mitigation strategies are effective, researchers and policy-makers typically use energy consumption as an indicator. UK government d…

Pedestrian-Friendly Traffic Lights

Leon Arundell Canberra July 30, 2009 08:49 PM
I am looking for guidelines on how to program traffic lights, to avoid the unecessary pedestrian delays that discourage walking and encourage unsafe crossings. For some Canberra…

Looking for Travel Behaviour Change Programs Used in Secondary Schools

Melanie Martin Brisbane July 05, 2009 06:35 PM
I am looking for travel behaviour change programs that are being used in secondary schools/high schools/colleges to encourage students to use more active forms of transport. Me…

Great Idea on How to Get People to Use the Steps

janice dau denver March 27, 2009 12:30 PM
See this youtube post: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=61K2lySCzC4&feature=channel_page. This is a great example of modifying behavior. janice dau first universalist church of…

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