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 Project Examples                           

Master Plans

The University of Texas Bicycle Plan - Integrating Bikes into a Pedestrian Campus, Austin, TX (2007)
Corinth Integrated Non-Motorized System Master Plan, Corinth, TX (2006)
City of Carrollton Trails Master Master Plan, Carrollton, TX (2006)
Oak Point Park and Nature Preserve Master Plan, Plano, TX (2004). Design and Construction - team member (current)

2006 ASLA - Texas Chapter Merit Award2008 Texas Recreation and Parks Society - Excellence in Planning Award

San Antonio River Basin Plan for Nature Based Park Resources - San Antonio River Authority - team member (2006)

2006 ASLA - Texas Ch. Award of Excellence

Heartland Trails Plan, Crandall, TX - plan for school access (2005)

Trinity Interpretive Center (now Trinity Audubon Center) and Trinity Equestrian Center Master Plan, Dallas, TX (2003). Trinity Interpretive Center. Design and Construction - team member. (current project)

2007 Greater Dallas Planning Council - Dream Study Urban Design Award

Trinity Strand Trail Master Plan, Dallas, TX - area wide non-motorized system plan with access to rail (2004)

Highland Village Inland Trails: Comprehensive Trail System Master Plan, Highland Village, TX (2003)

Long-Range Development Plan (Renaissance Plan), Dallas, TX - facility inventory and assessment, CIP recommendations. (2002)

Pathways Plan, Heath, TX - citywide trail master plan, BLOS analysis (2002)

Southlake Pathways: A pedestrian, bicyclist and equestrian non-motorized system master plan for transportation and recreation, Southlake, TX. (2001)

Colleyville Pathways, Colleyville, TX - citywide trail and sidewalk plan with public / park board interaction, included developer requirements. (1999)

Parks, Open Space & Trail Master Plan, Cedar Hill, TX - trails component. (1998)

1997 Greater Dallas Planning Council - Dream Study Urban Design Award1998 ASLA - Texas Ch. Honor Award1998 APA - Texas Ch. Comprehensive Planning Award

Dallas County Trail Plan: Trails for the 21st Century, Dallas County, TX - 500-mile countywide 30-city bicycle, pedestrian, equestrian and canoe trail network. (1997)

Waco Urbanized Area Bicycle & Pedestrian Plan, Waco, TX - urbanized area street system plan, BLOS analysis. (1996)

Brazos River Bicycle and Pedestrian Master Plan, Waco, TX - river corridor trail plan. (1996)

Trail Schematics, Plans and Specifications

Trail projects utilizing BMA design assistance (and year completed):

Grapevine, TX - 1-mile 10' wide Oak Grove Trail (2006)

Highland Village, TX - 3-mile 12' wide trail, segment of Veloweb (2006)

Grapevine, TX - 1.5 mile 10' wide Big Bear Creek Trail (2003)

Cedar Hill, TX - 1.5-mile nature trail in Cedar Mountain County Preserve (2001)

North Richland Hills, Colleyville and Grapevine, TX - 8-mile 10' wide Cottonbelt Trail - included public involvement and design development assistance (2001)

Denton, TX - 8-mile 12' wide crushed granite rail-to-trail conversion (2000)

Fort Worth, TX - 13-mile 8' wide trail along Trinity River & Sycamore Creek (1999)

McAllen, TX - 3-mile 10' wide BicentennialTrail, team member (1999)

Arlington, TX - 3-mile 12' wide trail along Fish Creek, low water crossings (1998)

Arlington, TX - 4-mile 12' wide trail extension along Trinity River West Fork (1998)

Grapevine, TX - 3-mile 10' wide Shane Wilbanks Trail, in 2 phases (1995 & 1998)

Transportation Studies

Capital Metro Rail with Trail Feasibility Study, Austin, TX - team leader (2007)
Deep Ellum Area Transportation Inventory and Analysis, Dallas, TX (2006)

TxDOT SH 183 Preliminary Engineering / Environmental Assessment - overall data collection, assistance in bicycle and pedestrian design - team member. (2005)

TxDOT SH 360 Corridor Improvement Study - bicycle and pedestrian study component. (2002)

Lewisville, TX urbanized area - Transit Needs Assessment - phone survey, public involvement, bicycle and pedestrian analysis. (2001)

TxDOT SH 183 / West Fork Major Investment Study - overall project data collection, bicycle and pedestrian study component. (2000)

TxDOT Trinity Parkway Major Transportation Investment Study - bike and pedestrian study component. (1998)

Successful Funding Assistance

NCTCOG Sustainable Development projects in City of Dallas, City of Rowlett (3), and City of Lancaster (2006)

TEA-21 STEP application for trail projects in cities of Dallas, Grapevine, Lewisville, Longview and Weatherford. (2001)

TEA-21 STEP application for trail projects in Grapevine, Highland Village. (1999)

CMAQ application for Cottonbelt Trail through Hurst and Colleyville (1999)

Education, Outreach & Research

Pedestrian and Bicyclist Outreach Program: I Walk - I Count / ˇYo Camino - Yo Cuento!, North Central Texas Council of Governments (NCTCOG) (2005)

Employee Transportation Coordinator's Bicycling Guide to Work or Transit, North Texas Clean Air Coalition - (1995)

Bicycle Facilities Design, Safety, Encouragement and Enforcement Seminars, NCTCOG (1995 and 1996)

 

 

non-motorized accessibility
Nature-sensitive designs
Mobility Assessments
Funding Applications
Public Involvement Facilitation