Methodology for assessing the benefits of active transportation projects

Climate-Smart Cities

oh_towpathtrail_07242007_033.JPGBiking along the Towpath Trail in Cleveland, OHPhoto credit: Darcy Kiefel

The Trust for Public Land’s Climate-Smart Cities program has been working with cities to plan comprehensive active transportation networks that allow people to reach destinations by bike and foot safely and conveniently. This report, developed in partnership with ICF International, describes our methodology for assessing the environmental, public health, and economic benefits of active transportation investments.