ACADIA ON THE MOVE!

The power of self-management
AMBITIONS

CHALLENGES & GOALS
Acadia
Fairview
Maple Ridge
Willow Park

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THEMES

Strong and logical routing in
Acadia+

Improving
livability &
connectivity

Connection with downtown
Calgary

DECISION MAKING
• Public participation
• Local communities with actual knowledge
• Citizens in control

ROUTING & BARRIERS
• Primary cycling route
• Removed barriers
• Connecting destinations and LRT

OPTIMIZING & UPGRADING
PUBLIC SPACES

• Combining public space and slow traffic
routes
• Attractive public spaces encouraging
slow traffic movements

CALGARY-PROOF
• Building on opportunities for expansion and
growth
• Upscaling local developments

Design your own environment!
TOOLBOX

S TA R T B I K E

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Citizens in control
Design tools
Manage your own environment
Self-explaining principles
Cyclists
Cyclists Example road profiles
Citizens with actual knowledge

Experience cycling
Low threshold

PRODUCED BY AN AUTODESK EDUCATIONAL PRODUCT

PROCESS FOR TRANSFORMATION
PERFORM PUBLIC OUTREACH
A
IN & BY COMMUNITY
REVIEW AND DISCUSSION
PROPOSAL BY COMMUNITY

B

FEEDBACK FROM THE CITY

CITIZEN INITIATIVE
- LETTERS OF SUPPORT

CITIZENS IN CONTROL
- AMOUNT OF SUPPORT
- CLEAR GOALS
PROPOSAL FOR TRANSFORMATION

SUBMITTING & REVIEW
PROPOSAL BY THE CITY
ISSUE OF PUBLIC NOTICE

C

- INTERAGENCY TEAM

D

INFORMING
- 10 DAYS

Cyclist on roadway

Cycle path on the median

Cyclist on roadway

Cycle path on the median

ACCEPTANCE OF PROPOSAL

DESIGN OF FIRST DRAFT BY
COMMUNITY

E

FEEDBACK & TECHNICAL
DESIGN BY PROFESSIONAL

F

FEEDBACK FROM THE CITY

CITIZENS IN CONTROL
- TOOLBOX

CITIZENS IN CONTROL

DESIGN FOR TRANSFORMATION

G

CITIZENS IN CONTROL

Cycle lane

Seperated cycle path

Cycle lane

Seperated cycle path

SOFTWARE

HARDWARE

PRODUCED BY AN AUTODESK EDUCATIONAL PRODUCT

Marc Burlet
Robin Huijben
Laura Moolenaar
Tiffany Pergens
Marc van Tilborg
Jeroen Weijs

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DETERMINE TARGET
GROUP

B

TRY-OUT OFFER

C

CUSTOMIZATION

D

REPEAT ELSEWHERE

F

Unique places

PHYSICAL
TRANSFORMATIONS
Super Cycle
Highway

< 5 YEARS

Innovative designs
Recognizable

A

Toolbox

UNIQUE PLACES
Landmarks & nodes
Placemaking & entrance

CYCLING PROMOTION
CAMPAIGN

EAT SLEEP BIKE REPEAT E

STARTBIKE

- INTERAGENCY TEAM

IMPLEMENTATION BY THE CITY

ORGWARE

PRODUCED BY AN AUTODESK EDUCATIONAL PRODUCT

SUBMITTING & REVIEW BY
THE CITY

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STARTBIKE PROGRAM

CONTINUOUS IMPR
OV
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PRODUCED
PRODUCED
BY BY
AN AN
AUTODESK
AUTODESK
EDUCATIONAL
EDUCATIONAL
PRODUCT
PRODUCT

PRODUCED
PRODUCED
BY BY
AN AN
AUTODESK
AUTODESK
EDUCATIONAL
EDUCATIONAL
PRODUCT
PRODUCT

PRODUCED BY AN AUTODESK EDUCATIONAL PRODUCT

Try-out offer
Cycle events

TOOLBOX
STARTBIKE
UNIQUE PLACES
SUPER CYCLE HIGHWAY

S U P E R C Y C L E H I G H WAY

> 5 YEARS

PROPOSED CYCLE ROUTE

CITIZEN INITIATIVES

OTHER COMMUNITIES

FULL IMPLEMENTATION

OTHER COMMUNITIES

86TH AVE & SOUTHCENTRE MALL

OTHER COMMUNITIES

INTRODUCTION CAMPAIGN

LRT STATION ACADIA

DOWNTOWN

Connection to downtown
Accessing communities

CALGARY

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Innovative design
Recognizable