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Active Kings County Active Transportation Plan

Jul 2020

Active Kings County is an Active Transportation Plan that will help Kings realize its vision of safe, convenient, and enjoyable transportation options for everyone, including walking, wheeling, cycling, and more. The plan aims to connect residents to where they live, work, learn, and play, through human-powered modes of transportation. The plan will provide a vision for the next 10-15 years, and include recommendations for active transportation infrastructure, amenities, education and programming, and marketing and promotions. 

UPLAND began working on the project in July 2020, and kicked off the project with the development of a Background Analysis that analyzes existing conditions in the County. Community engagement for the project includes pop-up events at locations throughout the region, online public workshops, surveys and an interactive map, and extensive stakeholder interviews. 

The final plan will facilitate connections between communities of the Municipality, within more isolated rural communities, and between key amenities and transportation networks. An equity lens will ensure active transportation improvements are thoughtful and meet the needs of all residents. 

Title Address Description
181 Coldbrook Village Park Dr, Coldbrook, NS B4R 1B9, Canada
Clients: Municipality of the County of Kings
Location: Kings County, NS
Service areas: Design, Active Transportation, Consultation
Start date: Jul 2020
Finish Date: Ongoing
Collaborating: NA