Sustainable Transport Tour in the Netherlands
June 19-21, 2019 – 24 AICP CM credits pending.
The Netherlands has one of the most sustainable transportation systems in the world. This study tour showcases how the Dutch plan for walking, bicycling, automobiles and transit. Participants learn best design and management practices from leading Dutch and American transportation planners and practitioners via tours by bicycle, foot and train to Amsterdam, Delft, and Rotterdam. The focus on active learning helps participants take the lessons home and translate these ideas to American communities. DOWNLOAD A FLYER
Key Issues that we will explore include:
· Vision Zero/Sustainable Safety
· Managing speed in urban areas
· Creating political will for projects by improving quality of life
· Using transportation systems to better manage flooding
This active learning study tour in three Dutch cities combines walking and biking tours designed to highlight a diversity of key planning landscapes. Learn from expert US and Dutch instructors with extensive experience in transportation planning and engineering. With planning experience in multiple countries, our team has helped take Dutch designs from concept to implementation on both sides of the Atlantic.
THREE-DAY TOUR | $1895
What’s not included?
These values are approximate planning values. Participants will book their own flights and hotel accommodations with our support.
Flight from Florida – Amsterdam = $600
Lodging in Delft for 3 nights = $400
Train tickets Delft- Rotterdam + Delft – Amsterdam = $ 35
Food & optional attractions – see this guide = $180+
Questions? Contact Dr. John Renne at firstname.lastname@example.org.