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Transit Planning: The First/Last Mile

This course covers the range of elements needed to boost access to transit, with a focus on door-to-door transportation from a destination to a transit station.

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Course Info

  • Duration 10 video lessons (83 Mins)
  • Published Published
    2017
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Browse Course Chapters

  • 1. Introduction (4 mins)
  • 2. Definitions and Origins (6 mins)
  • 3. Networks and Access Sheds (7 mins)
  • 4. Disruptive Technology (9 mins)
  • 5. Scenario Planning (15 mins)
  • 6. Barriers (6 mins)
  • 7. Best Practices (13 mins)
  • 8. Mobility Hub Design (6 mins)
  • 9. Examples (4 mins)
  • 10. Going Forward (8 mins)

Course Description

This course covers the range of elements needed to boost access to transit, with a focus on door-to-door transportation from a destination to a transit station.

Learn these skills

  • Bicycle Planning
  • Land Use
  • Parking
  • Pedestrian Planning
  • Transportation
  • Urban Design
  • Walkability

AICP CM

This course is approved for 1.5 AICP CM credits. 

CNU-A

This course is approved for 1.5 CNU-A credit.

SACPLAN CPD

This course is approved for 1.5 SACPLAN CPD point.

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Lisa Nisenson

Lisa Nisenson

Lisa Nisenson has 20 years of experience and leadership in smart growth, sustainable development and civic engagement. She leads Alta Planning + Design’s New Mobility group, created to help cities integrate technology into healthy, active and connected community design.

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