Biking

SUSTAINABLE URBAN MOBILITY

COURSE OUTLINE

TOPICS COVERED

MOBILITY

1. MOBILITY

  • For whom?

  • Which locations?

  • Which transportation?

2. GOVERNANCE

  • National

  • Regional

  • Local

3. PUBLIC POLICY

  • Policy development process

  • Master plans, Transportation Plans, Cycling Plans, etc.

  • Specific urban planning policies

    • Transportation​

    • Land use

    • Companion policies

  • Strategies for generating political support​

  • Policy transition

  • Public education and outreach

  • SUM social exchange

4. INFRASTRUCTURE

  • Mode comparison and choice

  • Projections and modeling

  • Connectivity

  • Network coverage (urban vs. suburban)

    • Network connectivity (within and between modes)​

    • Service span and frequency

    • Speed

    • Reliability

  • Accessibility​

    • Distance to access​

    • Aesthetics

    • Disability access

    • Safety

    • Wayfinding

  • Technology​

    • Information​

    • Signaling

    • Payment

  • Street Design​

5. FINANCING

  • Construction

  • Operations and maintenance

    • Subsidies​

    • Pricing

    • Discounts