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Transportation 2040 | City of Vancouver

Recent developments with this initiative

Congestion Management Strategy

The Congestion Management Strategy (1 MB), adopted by council in 2017, provides direction on identifying and monitoring congestion, developing strategies to address impacted areas, and tracking progress and results. 

Transportation panel survey results

The reports show how far we’ve come to meeting the mode share goals of the Transportation 2040 Plan and Greenest City Action Plan.

Active transportation promotion and education

July 29, 2016 – The Active Transportation Promotion and Enabling Plan (ATPEP) looks at non-infrastructure based approaches to increasing the number of people who walk and cycle to their destinations.

Annual transportation panel survey results

May 4, 2016 – Staff updated Council on the results of our transportation panel survey. Both show how far we’ve come to meeting the mode share-goals of the Transportation 2040 Plan and Greenest City Action Plan.

Walking and cycling safety update

June 12, 2013

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Car Free Day Vancouver

Car Free Day Vancouver

To our Car Free Day festival attendees, supporters, and partners…

The Car Free Vancouver Society has been reclaiming streets for 16 years, working with the local community to reimagine what’s possible when we take away the cars. We’ve seen that when we remove them, so much beauty and wonder has space to flourish. 

2020 has been a strange journey so far, and it’s an unprecedented time for everyone in the world as we deal with the new COVID-19 pandemic. The Car Free Day team is watching closely as the situation develops, and from day one of the pandemic we’ve strategized how to best keep our community safe and healthy. We produce a festival series with over 300,000 attendees, and everyone’s safety has always been our number one priority. 

With safety and health in mind, we have come to the unfortunate decision that we must restructure our

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